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Mosquitoland / David Arnold.

By: Arnold, David, 1981- [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Tayshas Reading List, 2016-2017.Publisher: New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), 2015Description: 342 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780451470775; 045147077X; 9780147513656; 0147513650.Subject(s): Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction | Runaway teenagers -- Juvenile fiction | Mothers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction | Bus travel -- United States -- Juvenile fiction | Mental illness -- Juvenile fiction | Stepfamilies -- Juvenile fiction | Voyages and travels -- Fiction | Runaways -- Fiction | Mothers and daughters -- Fiction | Mental illness -- Fiction | Stepfamilies -- Fiction | Bus travel | Mental illness | Mothers and daughters | Runaway teenagers | Stepfamilies | Voyages and travels | United States | Voyages and travels -- Fiction | Missing persons -- Fiction | Mother-daughter relationship -- Fiction | Mental illness -- Fiction | Stepfamilies -- FictionGenre/Form: Young adult fiction. | Young adult fiction. | Fiction. | Juvenile works. | Young adult works. | Bildungsromans. | Young adult fiction.Online resources: Click here to access online | Additional Information at Google Books Summary: "When she learns that her mother is sick in Ohio, Mim confronts her demons on a thousand-mile odyssey from Mississippi that redefines her notions of love, loyalty, and what it means to be sane"-- Provided by publisher.Summary: After the sudden collapse of her family, Mim Malone is dragged from her home in northern Ohio to the "wastelands" of Mississippi, where she lives in a medicated milieu with her dad and new stepmom. Before the dust has a chance to settle, she learns her mother is sick back in Cleveland. So she ditches her new life and hops aboard a northbound Greyhound bus to her real home and her real mother, meeting a quirky cast of fellow travelers along the way. But when her thousand-mile journey takes a few turns she could never see coming, Mim must confront her own demons, redefining her notions of love, loyalty, and what it means to be sane.
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"When she learns that her mother is sick in Ohio, Mim confronts her demons on a thousand-mile odyssey from Mississippi that redefines her notions of love, loyalty, and what it means to be sane"-- Provided by publisher.

After the sudden collapse of her family, Mim Malone is dragged from her home in northern Ohio to the "wastelands" of Mississippi, where she lives in a medicated milieu with her dad and new stepmom. Before the dust has a chance to settle, she learns her mother is sick back in Cleveland. So she ditches her new life and hops aboard a northbound Greyhound bus to her real home and her real mother, meeting a quirky cast of fellow travelers along the way. But when her thousand-mile journey takes a few turns she could never see coming, Mim must confront her own demons, redefining her notions of love, loyalty, and what it means to be sane.

Accelerated Reader 5.2.

Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.2 11.0 172190.

Reading Counts RC High School 5.6 18 Quiz: 65471.

Accelerated Reader AR 5.2 11.0 172190. MCPL