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- Realistic Fiction
- Best Fiction for Young Adults 2013, Michael L. Printz Award 2013, Mike Morgan & Larry Romans Children's & Young Adult Literature Award 2013, Rainbow Book List - Young Adult/ Crossover Fiction 2013, Stonewall Honor Books in Children's and Young Adult Literature 2013
- ISBN: 9781442408920
Trapped in darkness on Haiti hundreds of years apart, the lives of gangster Shorty and slave rebellion leader Toussaint l'Ouverture are intertwined as Shorty tries to survive the 2010 earthquake
A summer spent as a “personal care assistant” in the French countryside turns into a journey of self-realization and independence as 19-year-old Taylor Jane, who has Asperger's Syndrome, tells in her own distinctive voice how she has the skills and heart to live life on her own terms.