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My Life And Death by Alexandra Canarsie

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A troubled adolescent girl rediscovers meaning in her own life as she investigates the complex circumstances behind a young boy's unexpected death

Everything in fourteen-year-old Allie Canarsie's life has gone wrong. The new town, Nickel Park, where she has moved with her mother is a big disappointment. The rented trailer where they live now is cramped and depressing. Sch

Paperback, 255 pages
Published September 30th 2006 by Peachtree Pub Ltd (J) (first published April 1st 2002)
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Kat Milicevic
This book is about a teenager, Allie Canarsie. She and her mother have moved around the country dozens of times, and her father never even talks to her. Upon moving into Nickel Park, where her mother grew up, she teams up with a boy she meets to investigate his best friend's death, only to find out that everything is not what it seems.,. good read. The murder mystery and coming-of-age plots intertwine and work together. Allie just wants to have something exciting in her life, so she makes this w ...more
This book is about a woman who talks about her life and her death and also how she was born and was going through a very hard life. Also this book explains how a woman always wanted to live in a happy life with all her friends and families but she has to live in a sad and bad life because where she lives a lot of bad things happen around her neighborhood that she feels sad for the people who have been killed around where she lives.This book was very interesting for me to read and to learn about ...more
This book is about a girl name Alexandra but she perfers to be called Allie.She moves to a rundown town called Nickel Park and discovers that a boy that she believes was her perfect match dies in a "swimming" accident.She does everything to get to the bottom af things even if it means hurtiong the ones who understansd her the most.
Bri Hogue
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