Where I'd Like to Be

Where I'd Like to Be

Audiobook CD - 2009
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A group of foster children build a home of their own.
"A ghost saved twelve-year-old Maddie's life when she was an infant her Granny Lane claims, so Maddie must always remember that she is special. But it's hard to feel special when you've spent your life being shuttled from one foster home to another. And now that she's at the East Tennessee Children's Home, Maddie feels, well, less than ordinary. Maddie can't stop looking for a place to call home or for people who feel like home. She even makes a "book of houses," where she glues pictures of places in which she yearns to live. Then one day, a new girl, Murphy, shows up at the Home armed with tales about exotic travels, being able to fly, and boys hwo recite poetry to wild horses. Maddie is enchanted, and thinks hse has found someone who feels like home. She lets her guard down. She shows Murphy her beloved scrapbook, never anticipating that this one gesture will challenge her very ideas of what home, and family, are all about" -- back cover.
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2009], p2003.
Edition: Library ed.
ISBN: 9780307582669
0307582663
Branch Call Number: CD J Dowe
Characteristics: 4 sound discs (4 hr., 3 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Additional Contributors: Wilbanks, Denise
Alternative Title: Where I would like to be

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