The Girl Death Left Behind

The Girl Death Left Behind

Book - 1999
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Readers will be touched and inspired by this latest novel from bestselling author Lurlene McDaniel:

Beth's world has been torn apart.nbsp;nbsp;She cannot figure out how to go on when a car accident claims the lives of her entire family, and she is the only survivor.nbsp;nbsp;Things seem to get even worse when she moves in with her aunt and her spoiled cousin, Terri.nbsp;nbsp;But with the love and support of her aunt and some unexpected friends, Beth struggles to overcome the despair that threatens to consume her.nbsp;nbsp;Will she be able to move past the painful memories without feeling guilty for being a survivor?
Publisher: New York ; Toronto : Bantam, c1999
ISBN: 9780553570915
Branch Call Number: YA PB McDa
Characteristics: 176 p


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Jan 18, 2012

Have your tissues nearby. This book will tug at your emotions. Just a warning.


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Jan 18, 2012

Young Beth's life is turned upside down when a car crash takes the life of her parents and siblings. Beth had stayed home, due to being sick. Her family never arrived at the Fourth of July picnic they would have been attending, and when their car was discovered, they were pronounced dead at the scene.
Beth is forced to move into her only relatives', her aunt, uncle, and spoiled cousin, home. Beth's now the new girl at school.
She has to learn to cope with her family's death, so she decides to visit her old home to try to come to terms with everything that had happened.

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