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|Title||:||Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands|
|Number of Pages||:||288|
|Category||:||Fiction, Young adult, Coming of age, Contemporary|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands A heartbreaking wildly inventive and moving novel narrated by a teenage runaway from the best selling author of Midwives and The Sandcastle Girls .
Close Your Eyes Hold Hands is the story of Emily Shepard a homeless teen living in an igloo made of ice and trash bags filled with frozen leaves Half a year earlier a nuclear plant in Vermont s Northeast Kingdom had experienced a cataclysmic meltdown and both of Emily s parents were killed Devastatingly her father was in charge of the plant and the meltdown may have been his fault Was he drunk when it happened Thousands of people are forced to flee their homes in the Kingdom rivers and forests are destroyed and Emily feels certain that as the daughter of the most hated man in America she is in danger So instead of following the social workers and her classmates after the meltdown Emily takes off on her own for Burlington where she survives by stealing sleeping on the floor of a drug dealer s apartment and inventing a new identity for herself an identity inspired by her favorite poet Emily Dickinson When Emily befriends a young homeless boy named Cameron she protects him with a ferocity she didn t know she had But she still can t outrun her past can t escape her grief can t hide forever and so she comes up with the only plan that she can .
A story of loss adventure and the search for friendship in the wake of catastrophe Close Your Eyes Hold Hands is one of Chris Bohjalian s finest novels to date breathtaking wise and utterly transporting .
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