What does you in—brain or heart?
Frannie asks herself this question when, a week before she turns fifteen, her dad dies, leaving her suddenly deprived of the only human being on planet Earth she feels understands her. Frannie struggles to make sense of a world that no longer seems safe, a world in which one moment can turn things so thoroughly for the worse. She discovers an elegant wooden box with an inscription: Frances Anne 1000. Inside, Frannie finds one thousand hand-painted and -carved puzzle pieces. She wonders if her father had a premonition of his death and finished her birthday present early. Feeling broken into pieces herself, Frannie slowly puts the puzzle together, bit by bit. But as she works, something remarkable begins to happen: She is catapulted into an ancient foreign landscape, a place suspended in time where she can discover her father as he was B.F.—before Frannie.
Delia Ephron makes you laugh and makes you cry—often at the same time!
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Delia Ephron is a critically acclaimed novelist and screenwriter. Her most recent book, Frannie in Pieces, received four starred reviews, was a Book Sense Pick, and was named to the New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age list. She is also the author of Big City Eyes, Hanging Up, and How to Eat Like a Child. Her screenwriting credits include The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, You've Got Mail, Bewitched, Hanging Up, and Michael. She lives in New York City with her husband and their dog, Honey Pansy Cornflower Bernice Mambo Kass.
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Book Description HarperTeen, New York, NY, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: new dust jacket. Beckerman, Chad (illustrator). 0060747161 New in new dust jacket. Glued binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. 374 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: Young adult; Children/juvenile. Bookseller Inventory # ALIBRIS.0010032
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Book Description HarperTeen, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060747161
Book Description HarperTeen, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060747161