Hand Me Down: A Novel

Hand Me Down: A Novel

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A Kirkus Reviews Best Fiction Book of 2012

"Hand Me Down, which recalls the gritty power of Dorothy Allison's Bastard Out of Carolina, is fiction with the ring of truth." -San Jose Mercury News

Fourteen-year-old Elizabeth Reid has spent her life protecting her sister, Jaime, from their parents' cruel mistakes and broken promises. When their mother chooses her second husband and their new family over raising her firstborn girls, Elizabeth and Jaime are separated… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)


First-time author Thorne wears her heart on her sleeve in this semi-autobiographical tale about a 14-year-old who juggles equal amounts of hope and despair in her chaotic daily life.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Plume (April 12, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 379 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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Kirkus Reviews Best Fiction of 2012

"The 100 books on this year's fiction list encompass a range of categories. Debuts, story collections, thrillers, mysteries, translations, science...