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A Heart in a Body in the World

by Deb Caletti

Each step on Annabelle’s 2,700 mile cross-country run brings her closer to facing a trauma from her past in National Book Award finalist Deb Caletti’s novel about the heart, all the ways it breaks, and its journey to healing. Because sometimes against our will, against all odds, we go forward.


Staff Reviews

A young woman, Annabelle, has endured a tragedy. The details of the event are not shared until the end of the book. Annabelle feels grief, survivor's guilt, anger, anxiety, responsibility. Her solution: run. Literally. From coast to coast. She takes us with her on this journey of introspection and reflection, revealing the struggles of a modern teen in a confusing world and ultimately delivering a message of hope, inspiration, and wisdom.

June
A Heart in a Body in the World

Staff Reviews

A young woman, Annabelle, has endured a tragedy. The details of the event are not shared until the end of the book. Annabelle feels grief, survivor's guilt, anger, anxiety, responsibility. Her solution: run. Literally. From coast to coast. She takes us with her on this journey of introspection and reflection, revealing the struggles of a modern teen in a confusing world and ultimately delivering a message of hope, inspiration, and wisdom.

June