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Don't let me go [text (large print)] / Catherine Ryan Hyde.

By: Hyde, Catherine Ryan.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2012Edition: Large print edition.Description: 448 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444810844 (hbk.); 1444810847.Other title: Do not let me go [text (large print)].Subject(s): Children of drug addicts -- Fiction | Drug addicts -- Rehabilitation -- FictionGenre/Form: Large type books.Online resources: Click here to access online
Contents:
Ten-year-old Grace knows that her mom loves her, but her mom loves drugs too. There's only so long Grace can fend off the 'woman from the county' who is threatening to put her into care. Her only hope is Billy. Grown man Billy Shine hasn't left his apartment for years. People scare him. And so day in, day out, he lives a perfectly orchestrated, silent life within his four walls. Until now... Grace bursts into Billy's life with a loud voice and a plan to get her mom clean. But it won't be easy, because they will have to take away the one thing her mom needs most...
Summary: Ten-year-old Grace knows that her mom loves her, but her mom loves drugs too. There's only so long Grace can fend off the 'woman from the county' who is threatening to put her into care. Her only hope is Billy. Grown man Billy Shine hasn't left his apartment for years. People scare him. And so day in, day out, he lives a perfectly orchestrated, silent life within his four walls. Until now... Grace bursts into Billy's life with a loud voice and a plan to get her mom clean. But it won't be easy, because they will have to take away the one thing her mom needs most...
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Ten-year-old Grace knows that her mum loves her, but her mum loves drugs too. And there's only so long Grace can fend off the woman from the county who is threatening to put her into care. Her only hope is Billy Shine. However, Billy hasn't been out of his apartment for years. People scare him, and the outside world scares him even more.

Ten-year-old Grace knows that her mom loves her, but her mom loves drugs too. There's only so long Grace can fend off the 'woman from the county' who is threatening to put her into care. Her only hope is Billy. Grown man Billy Shine hasn't left his apartment for years. People scare him. And so day in, day out, he lives a perfectly orchestrated, silent life within his four walls. Until now... Grace bursts into Billy's life with a loud voice and a plan to get her mom clean. But it won't be easy, because they will have to take away the one thing her mom needs most...

Ten-year-old Grace knows that her mom loves her, but her mom loves drugs too. There's only so long Grace can fend off the 'woman from the county' who is threatening to put her into care. Her only hope is Billy. Grown man Billy Shine hasn't left his apartment for years. People scare him. And so day in, day out, he lives a perfectly orchestrated, silent life within his four walls. Until now... Grace bursts into Billy's life with a loud voice and a plan to get her mom clean. But it won't be easy, because they will have to take away the one thing her mom needs most...

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