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Minchin, Adele.
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2004.
ISBN 0689866119
Leyla lay on her bed listening to the familiar sounds around her.  For as long as she can remember, things have been the same.  The routines of her family and neighbors have been the same.  As she lay there wishing for some drama in her life, she has no way of knowing that she would come to regret this wish.  "Imagine if one day you woke up and circumstances had changed so dramatically that your entire world had been turned completely upside down and you couldn't take anything for granted anymore."  That is what happens when Leyla's cousin Emma takes her aside to tell her a secret.  A secret she can't tell anyone else.
SUBJECTS:     HIV-positive persons -- Fiction.
                        AIDS (Disease) -- Fiction.
                        Teenagers -- Fiction.
                        England -- Fiction.


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