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ISBN: 1616200154 / ISBN-13: 9781616200152

The Girl Who Fell from the Sky

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  • The Girl Who Fell from the Sky (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill) – Trade paperback (2011)
    by Heidi W Durrow

    The Girl Who Fell from the Sky

    Trade paperback, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
    2011
    English
    278 pages

    ISBN: 1616200154
    ISBN-13: 9781616200152

    This debut novel tells the story of Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G.I., who becomes the sole survivor of a family tragedy. Growing up in the 1980s, she confronts her identity as a biracial young woman in a world that wants to see her as either black or white.

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Reviews of The Girl Who Fell from the Sky

Overall customer rating: 5.000
candlsgma
by candlsgma on Nov 4, 2010

I read this book because I have two bi-racial nieces. I plan to give this book to their mom to read and for them to read when they are older. It is a beautiful book. More

Ellyb

Wonderful debut

by Ellyb on Aug 4, 2010

'The Girl Who Fell From the Sky' is an achingly tender portrait of Rachel Morse, a half Danish, half African American girl growing up in the early 1980's. She has moved to Portland, Oregon to live with her grandmother after an unspeakable tragedy kills her mother and siblings. This tragedy is pointedly ... More

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