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Somebody up There Hates You

A Novel

Seamon, Hollis

eBook - 2013
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Somebody up There Hates You
Dying of cancer in a hospice, seventeen-year-old prankster Richard has big plans for his final days.

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin, 2013
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 1616203137
Characteristics: 1 online resource (pages cm.)
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc


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256p (Gr 9+)
Smart-mouthed, funny, and sometimes crude, Richard is in most ways a typical 17-yr old. Except he has cancer, and he's spending his final days in a hospice unit. 15-yr old Sylvie, the only other hospice inmate under sixty, has plans of her own. What begins as camaraderie soon blosso... Read More »

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Oct 17, 2013
  • beachcat2 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

What an amazing sense of humour and zest for life Richard displays in this book about a teenage boy - yes he is in hospice, but he is still LIVING as best he can. I was impressed by this gutsy look at life in a hospital , written by a woman who walked this path with her own son (according to the book jacket).It is her first YA book - hope she writes more.


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