This morning, I woke up on the ceiling ... This morning, I woke up on the ceiling ... So begins the strange story of Gwendolyn Golden. One perfectly ordinary day for no apparent reason, she wakes up floating around her room like one of her little brotheras Batman balloons. Puberty is weird enough. Everyone already thinks sheas an oddball with anger issues because her father vanished in a mysterious storm one night when she was six. Then there are the mean, false rumours people are spreading about her at school. On top of all that, now sheas a flying freak. How can she tell her best friend or her mother? How can she live her life? After Gwendolyn almost meets disaster flying too high and too fast one night, help arrives from the most unexpected place. And stranger still? Sheas not alone.Our teacher, Mr. Marcus, wants us to write a halfhour, inclass essay that starts with the three words, aIf I could....a If I could ...what? ... Jeffreya#39;s eyes getsquinty and scared, and he moves away fromme really quick. Now, Jeffrey Parks and I haveanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Strange Gift of Gwendolyn Golden|
|Publisher||:||Dundurn - 2014-01-13|