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Backwards

Mitchell, Todd (Book - 2013 )
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Is it possible to fix a tragic future by changing the past -- while experiencing life backwards? At the moment Dan's life ends, the Rider's begins. Unwillingly tied to Dan, who seems to be shuffling through life, the Rider finds himself moving backwards in time, each day revealing more of the series of events that led to Dan's suicide. As the Rider struggles to figure out what he's meant to do, he revels in the life Dan ignores. Beyond the simple pleasures of a hot shower and the sun on his face, the Rider also notices the people around Dan: his little sister, always disappointed by her big brother's rejection, and his overwhelmed mom, who can never rely on Dan for help. Most of all, the Rider notices Cat with her purple hair, artistic talent, and misfit beauty.
Authors: Mitchell, Todd
Title: Backwards
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts :, Candlewick Press,, 2013.
Edition: First edition.
Characteristics: 277 pages ;,22 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Summary: Is it possible to fix a tragic future by changing the past -- while experiencing life backwards? At the moment Dan's life ends, the Rider's begins. Unwillingly tied to Dan, who seems to be shuffling through life, the Rider finds himself moving backwards in time, each day revealing more of the series of events that led to Dan's suicide. As the Rider struggles to figure out what he's meant to do, he revels in the life Dan ignores. Beyond the simple pleasures of a hot shower and the sun on his face, the Rider also notices the people around Dan: his little sister, always disappointed by her big brother's rejection, and his overwhelmed mom, who can never rely on Dan for help. Most of all, the Rider notices Cat with her purple hair, artistic talent, and misfit beauty.
ISBN: 0763662771
9780763662776
Statement of Responsibility: Todd Mitchell
Copyright Date: ©2013
Subject Headings: Family life Fiction. Teenagers Fiction. Suicide victims Fiction. Families Juvenile fiction. Teenagers Juvenile fiction. Suicide victims Juvenile fiction.
Topical Term: Family life
Teenagers
Suicide victims
Families
Teenagers
Suicide victims
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