[New] (Counting by 7s) BY Holly Goldberg Sloan

  • ebook
  • 384
  • Counting by 7s
  • Holly Goldberg Sloan
  • English
  • 14 October 2018
  • 9781101591352

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Counting by 7s Summary ê PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook In the tradition of Out of My Mind Wonder and Mockingbird this is an intensely moving middle grade novel about being an outsider coping with loss and discovering the true meaning of family Willow Chance is a twelve year old genius obsessed with nature and diagnosing medical conditions who. A second can feel like forever if what follows is heartbreak Loss It s a universal state of feeling While it s true that it doesn t spare anyone people react differently to it Still society has provided us with five stages denial anger bargaining depression and acceptanceWillow knows this She is highly gifted If she could she would spend entire days studying nature She can tell you you re ill just by spending ten minutes in your company So of course she s aware that one day losing her adoptive parents won t hurt so muchBut that doesn t make her feel better One cannot suppress their current emotions just by thinking that in a few months they won t feel this way That s not how the world works It never will It s no wonder human beings can feel such various emotions We care about so many things This is the story of six people brought together by a tragic event that will change their lives The writing style is extremely engaging I needed reasons to stop reading this book sleep school because otherwise I could have spent hours immersed in it The story is creative but realistic the characters are authentic and likeable There is even a character development for many of them The only thing I struggled with was the shift between 1st and 3rd person narration styles Willow s chapters are written in the 1st person while everyone else s chapters are written in the 3rd person I preferred the former This book will break your heart very uickly then mend it by exploring the metaphysical concepts of hope and fate Blog Youtube Twitter Instagram Google Bloglovin

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Counting by 7s Summary ê PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook R alone in a baffling world The triumph of this book is that it is not a tragedy This extraordinarily odd but extraordinarily endearing girl manages to push through her grief Her journey to find a fascinatingly diverse and fully believable surrogate family is a joy and a revelation to read. An excellent introduction to the Manic Pixie Dream Girl phenomenon for kids Watch the uirky plucky feisty vocabulary obsessed orphan genius change the lives of everyone around her just by existing WhooObviously not wowed It had a very magical world sort of feel to it a bit of fairy tale in its oddness They kept saying she was a genius but except for a few offscreen things passing tests for adults you never felt that Also before her parents deaths which how odd to have the diagnosis scene right before that So this was probably all going to happen no matter what she sort of seemed to have OCD ie counting by 7s to calm herself and perhaps be on the spectrum Yet when her world falls apart she doesn t continue these behaviors They re coping techniues Commonly found when one is trying to cope with things Like life becoming unrecognizable That felt odd The whole thing felt odd Probably closer to 25 stars but I m giving a slight benefit of the doubt because the e ARC I read was formatted so poorly which didn t help

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Counting by 7s Summary ê PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Finds it comforting to count by 7s It has never been easy for her to connect with anyone other than her adoptive parents but that hasn’t kept her from leading a uietly happy life until now Suddenly Willow’s world is tragically changed when her parents both die in a car crash leaving he. This is one of those treasures recommended for ages 10 and up that I believe everyone can thoroughly enjoy not just older elementary and middle grade people I can t imagine the person who would not be charmed then completely smitten with young Willow who at the tender age of 12 has her world shattered An admirable and awe inspiring person Before her strength courage and resolve After show the reader what a real life super heroine is all aboutEven cooler we see her spirit determination and natural kindness pour out and touch so many Those touched by Willow intuitively and impulsively stand a little straighter try a little harder and become generousFew books have the ability to render sobs then a smile but this one does I would chastise myself for letting this sit on my shelf for so long instead I m going to consider the timing serendipitous because now I can pass this jewel on to my son s middle grade classroom library