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Review: The Impossible Knife of Memory

The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson

Publication date: January 2nd 2014

Publisher: Viking Juvenile

Number of pages: 391

Series: N/A

Genre: YA Contemporary/Realistic Fiction… 579 more words

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Review: The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson

Title: The Impossible Knife of Memory

Author: Laurie Halse Anderson

Series: N/a

Genre: YA Contemporary

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For the past five years, Hayley Kincain and her father, Andy, have been on the road, never staying long in one place as he struggles to escape the demons that have tortured him since his return from Iraq. 248 more words

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Laurie Halse Anderson Tackles PTSD In New Gripping Read

Laurie Halse Anderson is brilliant at taking on social issues.  The Impossible Knife Of Memory explores PTSD in veterans.  Hayley’s father, Andy, served in Iraq.  They have just moved to his home town to the house he grew up in so Hayley can go to high school.  351 more words

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Cover Lust #23 - The Impossible Knife of Memory

Cover Lust #23 – The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson

I’m not familiar with Laurie Halse Anderson’s writing. I’ve heard of her, obviously, but I’ve not read one of her books before. 151 more words

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The Stress We Share With Our Children and The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson

Last night was not pretty in our family. There wasn’t anything big, but the little stuff infused with exhaustion, emotion, and an 11 year-old’s lack of understanding. 1,161 more words

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