New York : Holt, 2004
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her father dies in a drowning accident, Blue's world is turned upside down.
And then her mother remarries and things get much worse. The new
stepfather abuses her mother. And her mother seems unable to do anything
about it. Her older sister, Star, runs away from the unhappy home
leaving Blue even more devastated. Can Blue muster the courage
she will need to convince her sister to return and to help her mother realize
that she has to get out of this relationship?
Wife abuse -- Fiction.
Family problems -- Fiction.
Stepfathers -- Fiction.
Sisters -- Fiction.
Massachusetts -- Fiction.
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