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1482313383
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Scattered

Scattered

by Justine Hope Blau

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Overview

Whisked from a child's cozy life in Queens to the streets of Manhattan, clutching the hand of her intense and troubled mother, Justine begins a journey over which she has little control. Along with her two older brothers, she finds herself wrapped in a fantasy-fueled odyssey engineered by her mother, spending nights in cheap hotels they can't afford, or park benches and subway trains, always on the lookout for food. Meanwhile, her father looms in the distance with his new family, ineffectual--until at long last he takes life-altering action. Gracefully rendered and by turns tender and tough, Scattered haunts us with its truth, humor and keen sensibility?while never letting us forget that it is love that draws us all back.


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ISBN-13: 9781482313383
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 07/19/2013
Pages: 178
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.41(d)

About the Author

Justine Hope Blau, a writer of screenplays and books, has an MFA from Columbia University's School of the Arts. She lives in New York City, where she was born and raised, and is the mother of a son and daughter.

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