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Saving Francesca
Saving Francesca
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Saving Francesca

Written by Melina MarchettaAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Melina Marchetta


· Knopf Books for Young Readers
· Trade Paperback · May 9, 2006 · $8.99 · 978-0-375-82983-3 (0-375-82983-0)
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Praise
"Sparkling dialogue and engaging characters...Francesca’s messy, credible array of emotions and problems will keep readers absorbed to the last, satisfying line."--Kirkus Reviews, Starred

"A rich exploration of maturation, identity, family, and friendship." —The Bulletin, Starred

"Readers will applaud the realistic complexity in the relationships here, the genuine love between the characters, as well as Francesca's ultimate decision to save herself."--Publishers Weekly, Starred

"Teens will relate to this tender novel and will take to heart its solid messages and realistic treatment of a very real problem."--School Library Journal, Starred


From the Hardcover edition.