I Had Everything I Needed To Run A Household A House, Food, And A New Family From Now On It Would Just Be Me And Sammy The Two Of Us, And No One Else A Tragic Accident Has Turned Eleven Year Old Aubrey S World Upside Down Starting A New Life All Alone, Aubrey Has Everything She Thinks She Needs SpaghettiOs And Sammy, Her New Pet Fish She Cannot Talk About What Happened To Her Writing Letters Is The Only Thing That Feels Right To Aubrey, Even If No One Ever Reads Them.With The Aid Of Her Loving Grandmother And New Friends, Aubrey Learns That She Is Not Alone, And Gradually, She Finds The Words To Express Feelings That Once Seemed Impossible To Describe The Healing Powers Of Friendship, Love, And Memory Help Aubrey Take Her First Steps Toward The Future.Readers Will Care For Aubrey From Page One And Will Watch Her Grow Until The Very End, When She Has To Make One Of The Biggest Decisions Of Her Life.Love, Aubrey Is Devastating, Brave, Honest, Funny, And Hopeful, And It Introduces A Remarkable New Writer, Suzanne LaFleur No Matter How Old You Are, This Book Is Not To Be Missed.
I grew up outside Boston in Newton, and later Natick, MA During the school year I went to Catholic school, did a lot of homework, and read a couple books a week During the summer I read a couple books a day and spent hours swimming and playing outside at our local pool or beach I was very much a planner, dreamer, and writer, creating plays and shows for my siblings and the neighborhood kids to I grew up outside Boston in Newton, and later Natick, MA During the school year I went to Catholic school, did a lot of homework, and read a couple books a week During the summer I read a couple books a day and spent hours swimming and playing outside at our local pool or beach I was very much a planner, dreamer, and writer, creating plays and shows for my siblings and the neighborhood kids to be in and filling up entire notebooks with novels I always read late into the night and slept with a book under my pillow.I went to college in Lexington, VA at Washington and Lee, where I studied English and European History I went to grad school in New York City at The New School, where I studied Writing for Children.Now I divide my time between Natick, MA and New York Due to my frequent travels, I don t really have a typical day, but most days I spend some time writing, reading, exercising swimming, lifting, or walking , and visiting with friends I like to warm up for writing by playing computer games I do my best writing at home in my pajamas, though a lot of days I will venture out to a library to work in jeans and a sweatshirt, rather than PJ s Most days I take a nap, which I tend to do with a book on my chest, whether or not I was actually reading it before I fell asleep I still read before bed, and, now that I m older and have a big bed to myself, I slide the book I m reading under the pillow next to me rather than the one I m planning to sleep on.Because readers of all ages visit me here on Goodreads, I really do like to put up a genuine record of what I read, whether it s for kids, teens, or adults The books I read are not intended as recommendations for any particular age group
- 272 pages
- Love, Aubrey
- Suzanne LaFleur
- 11 April 2017 Suzanne LaFleur