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Nelson, Jandy.
New York : Dial Books, 2010
ISBN 0803734956
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Can a plant predict your health? Well, Lennieís Grandmother thinks that her plant can predict Lennieís health and the plant isnít looking so good. Bookworm, band geek, and clarinet player are the words that are used to describe Lennie before her older sister dies. After she loses her sister, she starts to become more and more like her older sister. Lennie no longer reads books and no longer hangs out with the band. Now, she spends time with her sisterís friends and her sisterís boyfriend. Will she ever become herself again? - Peg Bruch  (Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, 2011-2012)
SUBJECTS:     Grief -- Fiction.
                        Death -- Fiction.
                        Sisters -- Fiction.
                        Musicians -- Fiction.

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