The language of stars

Cover of: The language of stars | Louise Hawes

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Poets,
  • Community service (Punishment),
  • Teenage girls,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Poetry,
  • Fiction

About the Edition

After an incident involving the vandalism of a cottage museum that once belonged to famous poet Rufus Baylor, sixteen-year-old Sarah is sentenced to community service and a poetry appreciation course taught by Baylor himself.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementLouise Hawes
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H3126 Lan 2016
The Physical Object
Pagination356 pages ;
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26460969M
ISBN 101481462415
ISBN 109781481462419, 9781481462433
LC Control Number2016299695
OCLC/WorldCa950267463

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