- ISBN: 9780399158452 (hc.)
- ISBN: 0399158456 (hc.)
- Description: 258 p. ; 22 cm.
New York : Blue Rider Press, c2012.
- 15 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 15 total copies.
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|Summary:|| Jonas is fifteen when his family is killed during an errant U.S. military operation in an unnamed Muslim country. With the help of an international relief organization, he is sent to America, where he struggles to assimilate-foster family, school, a first love. Eventually, he tells a court-mandated counselor and therapist about a U.S. soldier, Christopher Henderson, responsible for saving his life on the tragic night in question. Christopher's mother, Rose, has dedicated her life to finding out what really happened to her son, who disappeared after the raid in which Jonas' village was destroyed. When Jonas meets Rose, a shocking and painful secret gradually surfaces from the past, and builds to a shattering conclusion that haunts long after the final page.
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