Black Box Julie Schumacher


Author: Schumacher, Julie
ISBN: 9780440240648 Publisher: Random House Childrens Books

WHEN DORA, ELENAÕS older sister, is diagnosed with depression and has to be admitted to the hospital, Elena canÕt seem to make sense of their lives anymore. At school, the only people who acknowledge Elena are DoraÕs friends and Jimmy ZenkÑwho failed at least one grade and wears blackevery day of the week. And at home, ElenaÕs parents keep arguing with each other. Elena will do anything to help her sister get better and get their lives back to normalÑeven when the responsibility becomes too much to bear.

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