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The While
Ryan J. Tressel
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The While

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So he started with a blank piece of paper. "There are lots of things you should know about me," he wrote. "My name is Matthew Giarrano. I am eight years old. My birthday is in six days. I will be nine." This is the story of those six days, the last six days of Matthew's brief life. It is the story of a boy and his family and the secret that binds them together. It is the s ...more
216 pages
Published 2009 by Hat Room Publications
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I thought this was a great first attempt. Very interesting.
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