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3.07  ·  Rating details ·  27 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Tucked away at boarding school, fourteen-year-old Taswell is undergoing an extraordinary transformation. She knows it's important, but she's not sure how to deal with it and who she should tell . . . certainly not her distant grandmother, who's busy with work, or her father, who has a new and pregnant wife. Isolated from friends and family, she looks for help and advice in ...more
Hardcover, 176 pages
Published October 25th 1999 by HMH Books for Young Readers
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Malarie
Jan 14, 2019 rated it it was ok
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A bit hard to get into at first as you are reading letters for the story line. Once you get into it though it isn’t so bad.
Angélique (Angel)
Mar 09, 2011 rated it liked it
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Kind of interesting. I did find that most of the characters were somewhat annoying, though the adults more so. Not that I'm excusing Taswell's behavior, but it's more understandable for a teen to be a brat than for adults to be utterly clueless and self-absorbed when it comes to taking care of a teenager they've known her entire life. It's kind of sad. The ending was nice, I suppose.
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m.
May 05, 2011 rated it liked it
What a weird book. It's stuck with me, though -- and if I ever have a son I'm naming him Taswell.
Renae
Jul 12, 2013 rated it liked it
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Interesting format and a smooth, easy read, even if the ending was a bit abrupt for the build-up.
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Pat Lowery Collins is the author of many acclaimed novels and picture books. She was inspired to write HIDDEN VOICES when she learned that Antonio Vivaldi wrote countless concertos to showcase the talents of orphan girls — and snare husbands for a lucky few. She lives in Gloucester, Massachusetts.

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