When life gives you mangos [electronic resource]
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When life gives you mangos [electronic resource]

By Getten, Kereen.
Camara, N'Jameh.
OverDrive, Inc.

Genre Electronic books.

Audience Youth 0-15 years

Published 2020. by Listening Library (Audio), New York

ISBN 9780593286159

Bib Id 2405007

Edition Unabridged.

Description 1 online resource (4 audio files) : digital

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ISBN
9780593286159 (sound recording)
Title
When life gives you mangos [electronic resource]
Edition
Unabridged.
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by Listening Library (Audio), New York :
Description
1 online resource (4 audio files) : digital
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Unabridged.
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Narrator: N'Jameh Camara.
Summary
"A wonderful story with great heart, mystery, and insight. Kereen Getten is a bright new voice." —Clare Vanderpool, author of Newbery Medal winner Moon Over Manifest and Printz Honor book Navigating Early For fans of deeply poignant middle grade about friendship and loss like The Thing About Jellyfish , comes the story about a young girl who can't remember anything from her previous summer after a hurricane. Twelve-year-old Clara lives on an island that visitors call exotic. But there's nothing exotic about it to Clara. She loves eating ripe mangos off the ground, running outside in the rain with her Papa during rainy season, and going to her secret hideout with Gaynah—even though lately she's not acting like a best friend. The only thing out of the ordinary for Clara is that something happened to her memory that made her forget everything that happened last summer after a hurricane hit. Sometimes things come back to her in drips like a tap that hasn't been turned off properly. Other times her Mama fills in the blanks...only she knows those aren't her memories and it is hard feeling like she is not like everybody else. But this summer is going to be different for Clara. Everyone is buzzing with excitement over a new girl in the village who is not like other visitors. She is about to make big waves on the island—and give Clara a summer she won't forget. "A heartwarming yet suspenseful debut about the strength of family, the turmoil of friendships lost and found, and most importantly, remembering who you are." —Lynne Kelly, author of the Schneider award winner Song for a Whale "A heartfelt and accessible debut about friendship, memory, and forgiveness." —Tae Keller, author of When You Trap a Tiger
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