Love, Aubrey

Love, Aubrey

Book - 2009
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While living with her Gram in Vermont, eleven-year-old Aubrey writes letters as a way of dealing with losing her father and sister in a car accident, and then being abandoned by her grief-stricken mother.
Publisher: New York : Wendy Lamb Books, [2009], ©2009
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780385737746
0385737742
9780385906869
0385906862
9780375851599
0375851593
Branch Call Number: FICTION LaF
Characteristics: 262 pages ; 22 cm

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blue_horse_2854
Jun 01, 2016

At first, I thought, "Why is this book called Love, Aubrey? It's not related to a diary or anything to do with the title!" But, I had nothing to do so I read the novel. It turned out to be an AMAZING book that I read over and over! I've read lots of these books and this one is one of the best ones I've read! For ALL ages!! :)

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red_cat_3866
Mar 14, 2016

One of the best books i have read! It is sad at some parts but VERY well written

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NaseemYasmeen
Jul 11, 2015

A sad and funny book!

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chloe1ab
Apr 22, 2015

PHENOMENAL. Absolutely phenomenal. I recommend this to anyone. A very touching, heartfelt story. One of the best books I've ever read in my life.

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WCLSDemingLibrary
Mar 09, 2015

This is a beautifully written story about family, friendship and healing after a young girl's traumatic loss. As much as you hurt for Aubrey, you will love and feel comforted by Gram and Bridget.
~Alexa

saqwerty123 Aug 29, 2014

When i first started this book, it wasn't that great, but as i kept reading it became better and better. as you read you really get involved in the book. i didn't want to put it down. its an amazing story with an amazing ending.i definitely recommend it. really great and touching book.

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BloomFree
Jul 21, 2014

I loved this 2nd book of Ms. Lafleur's. I like the way she described what led up to a difficult choice for the young girl -- one of the first steps of many to adulthood. The tough but soothing love of Gram provides an anchor.

lakevilla_IDOL Aug 27, 2013

This book is definitely a tear-jerker, but a heartfelt one at that. This book is about a 11year old girl whose Father and younger sister just passed away in a car crash that her whole family was involved in. She was staying at a house with her mother until one day where her mother leaves and never comes back for her. Evenutally her grandmother finds her all alone and takes her back to her house in Vermont to live with her. In Aubrey's journey in recovering she meets new friends and writes letters to the people she can't talk with anymore. With many twists and turns aubrey hopes to become reunited with her mother but yet she doesn't. Definitely a must read!!

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Reecespieces
Aug 08, 2012

I really loved this book! At some parts you laughed some parts you cried and some you had mixed feelings! I definatlly recommend it! It IS a sad book though!
~ mini.miss.critic

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tashi13
Apr 06, 2012

Every moment in this book I was either laughing or crying. A good emotional read 4 someone looking to tone into their emotions

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Jul 25, 2017

blue_panda_4743 thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over

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Mar 14, 2016

red_cat_3866 thinks this title is suitable for 9 years and over

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chloe1ab
Apr 22, 2015

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green_butterfly_918 thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over

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tori_king
Feb 05, 2014

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Reecespieces
Aug 08, 2012

Reecespieces thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 12 and 60

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swimming_sarah
May 31, 2012

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tashi13
Apr 06, 2012

tashi13 thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over

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louisa244
Nov 04, 2014

After Aubrey loses her father and sister in a tragic car accident and her mother abandons her, Aubrey is left alone at home. But when her grandmother picks her up and tells her that Aubrey is going to live with her, things change. Soon Aubrey is going to a new school, had new friends, and has her own new pet fish. But when Aubrey's grandmother tells Aubrey she is going home, Aubrey later realizes that home is not where her mother is, but where her friends and things she loves are.Get ready for the story of your life.

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tashi13
Apr 06, 2012

Other: Mature themes - people/ family members die, Aubrey is really sad. Not 4 really young kids

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louisa244
Nov 04, 2014

I love you Sammy.

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