Born Blue
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Born Blue

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Leshaya is a survivor. Rescued from the brink of death, this child of a heroin addict has seen it all: revolving foster homes, physical abuse, an unwanted pregnancy. Now, as her tumultuous childhood is coming to an end, she is determined to make a life for herself by doing the only thing that makes her feel whole . . . singing.
Han Nolan pulls no punches in this hard-hitting story of a girl at the bottom who dreams of nothing but the top.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 300 pages
  • 128 x 178 x 22mm | 220g
  • Boston, MA, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0152046976
  • 9780152046972
  • 1,001,635

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star "Raw, rough, and riveting . . . The writing is superb; like the blues, it bores through the soul. . . . Readers will be absorbed in this intimate and painful voyage."--School Library Journal (starred review) "Absolutely riveting . . . Leshaya captivates with her strength and determination."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
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About Han Nolan

HAN NOLAN has won many awards for her teen fiction, including the National Book Award for Dancing on the Edge. She lives in New England.
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Rating details

1,921 ratings
3.79 out of 5 stars
5 32% (615)
4 31% (590)
3 25% (480)
2 9% (172)
1 3% (64)
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