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The Key to the Golden Firebird

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 3,263 Ratings and 283 Reviews

Book Description
When Mike Gold has a heart attack and dies in his 1967 Firebird, the car sits in the family garage untouched for a year. May, Brooks, and Palmer Gold--all teenage girls in what May calls the "Tall, Blond, and Wonderful Family"--suffer from neglect as well when their mother goes to work overtime at the hospital to pay the bills. The three girls deal with their father's death in different ways:... More
Book Information
PublisherHarperTeen
BindingPaperback (9 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages304
ISBN-100060541407
ISBN-13978-0060541408
Publication Date07/26/2005
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About Maureen Johnson (Author) : Maureen Johnson is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Maureen Johnson include Bermudez Triangle (Unabridged), Let It Snow: Three Holiday Stories, Girl at Sea.
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9/22/2009 Chelsea H tagged as: Inspired me, I recommend, I read

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7/7/2009 Ayla Vera tagged as: On the queue

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10/13/2008 Jennifer Nocera said: This book was assigned for a reading festival that I attended in high school, and I'm really glad it was. It's such a touching story of how a family struggles and comes together after tragedy and how a young girl finds herself amidst an attempt to take care of her whole family.
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7/11/2007 Little Willow tagged as: I Read, I Read

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