Bird

Bird

Entrenched secrets, mysterious spirits, and an astonishing friendship weave together in this extraordinary and haunting debut.<BR><BR><I>Nothing matters. Only Bird matters. And he flew away.</I><BR> <BR>Jewel never knew her brother Bird, but all her life she has lived in his shadow. Her parents blame Grandpa for the tragedy of their family&#8217;s past; they say that Grandpa attracted a malevolent spirit&#8212;a duppy&#8212;into their home. Grandpa hasn&#8217;t spoken a word since. Now Jewel is twelve, and she lives in a house full of secrets and impenetrable silence.<BR> <BR>Jewel is sure that no one will ever love her like they loved Bird, until the night that she meets a mysterious boy in

Crystal chan
Atheneum Books for Young Readers

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