My Louisiana Sky

My Louisiana Sky

eBook - 2011
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Wanting nothing more than to leave her mentally disabled mother, slow father and mean classmates behind, Tiger Ann goes to Aunt Dorie Kay's for the summer, and while there, she learns of a family secret that makes her see her family in a way she never had.

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Tiger Ann Parker wants nothing more than to get out of the rural town of Saitter, Louisiana--far away from her mentally disabled mother, her "slow" father who can't read an electric bill, and her classmates who taunt her. So when Aunt Dorie Kay asks Tiger to sp the summer with her in Baton Rouge, Tiger can't wait to go. But before she leaves, the sudden revelation of a dark family secret prompts Tiger to make a decision that will ultimately change her life.

Set in the South in the late 1950s, this coming-of-age novel explores a twelve-year-old girl's struggle to accept her grandmother's death, her mentally deficient parents, and the changing world around her. It is a novel filled with beautiful language and unforgettable characters, and the importance of family and home.

My Louisiana Sky is a 1998 Boston Globe - Horn Book Award Honor Book for Fiction.

Publisher: 2011
ISBN: 9781429991025
Branch Call Number: E-Book TEEN


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Aug 30, 2013

Good book ! Recommend it . Wish there was a sequel .

This is an AWESOME book!!!!!!!


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