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Teaching Found Things

Found Things

Experience the wonder of the river in this &#8220;quietly powerful story&#8221; (<i >Kirkus Reviews</i>) where family is lost, friends are found, and hope runs in the current.<BR><BR>One morning, River Rose Byrne wakes up talking like nobody else, and she doesn&#8217;t know why. Maybe it&#8217;s because her beloved older brother, Theron, has abruptly vanished. Maybe it&#8217;s because that bully Daniel Bunch won&#8217;t leave her alone. Or maybe it has everything to do with the eerily familiar house that her mind explores when she&#8217;s asleep, and the mysterious woman who lives there.<BR><BR>River has to puzzle through these mysteries on her own until she makes a strange new fri

Marilyn Hilton
Atheneum Books for Young Readers

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RL.2 - Main Ideas

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