When light left us

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When light left us

Thomas, Leah, 1989- author.

New York : Bloomsbury, 2018.

392 pages ; 22 cm

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When their father abandons them, siblings Hank, Ana, and Milo are inconsolable until an alien named Luz appears behind their house and steps into their lives. He connects with each of them in different ways, and uses them to satisfy his curiosity about the human condition. Then he leaves them as well, and they must figure out how to go on with life forever changed by his presence.

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ISBN:

9781681191812

LC Call No:

PZ7.1.T463 Whe 2018

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Thomas, Leah, 1989- author.

Title:

When light left us / Leah Thomas.

Physical:

392 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Booklist Starred Reviews, 11/15/2017

Citation/Refs:

School Library Connection Star, 1/2018

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal Starred, 12/2017

Summary:

When their father abandons them, siblings Hank, Ana, and Milo are inconsolable until an alien named Luz appears behind their house and steps into their lives. He connects with each of them in different ways, and uses them to satisfy his curiosity about the human condition. Then he leaves them as well, and they must figure out how to go on with life forever changed by his presence.

Target Audience:

8-12.

Subject:

Family life--Fiction.

Subject:

Loss (Psychology)--Fiction.

Subject:

Latinos (U.S.)--Fiction.

Subject:

Aliens (Fictional characters)--Fiction.

Subject:

Human-alien encounters--Fiction.

Subject:

Science fiction.

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