9781922330505

A Million Things

Emily Spurr


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ISBN: 9781922330505
Published: March 2021

Price: $32.99

Condition: New

Fall in love with this heart-wrenching underdog story about grief, friendship and sticking up for yourself

Rae is ten years old, and she's tough. She's had to be- life with her mother has taught her the world is not her friend. Now suddenly her mum is gone and Rae is alone, except for her dog Splinter.

Rae can do a lot of things pretty well for a kid. She can take care of herself and Splints, stay under the radar at school and keep the front yard neat enough that the neighbours won't get curious. But she is gnawed at by fear and sadness; haunted by the shadow of a terrible secret.

Lettie, who lives next door, might know more about Rae than she lets on. But she has her own reasons for keeping the world at arm's length. When Rae finds out what they are, it seems like she and Lettie could help each other.

But how long can a friendship last when it's based on secrets?

Tender, funny, heartbreaking-A Million Things is a story of grief and resilience, told with eloquent simplicity. In brave, spiky Rae, Emily Spurr has created a character you will never forget.

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  • Format:
  • ISBN: 9781922330505
  • Published: March 2021
  • Publisher: Text Publishing
  • Number of pages: 288
  • Width (mm): 154
  • Height (mm): 234
  • Depth (mm): 23
  • Weight (g): 388

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