Rosie Book Summary and Study Guide

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When Rosie's father dies, her mother thinks her life is ruined and turns to alcohol. Throughout this story, Rosie must overcome her mother's alcoholism, face the pressures of school and come to terms with her mother's new boyfriend.
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The review of this Book prepared by Samantha Brett

Rosie is a sweet book about loss, love and family.
The review of this Book prepared by Lisa West

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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   thoughtful Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Family, struggle with    -   Yes Struggle with:    -   Mother (or standin) Internal struggle/realization?    -   Yes Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Drinking/Drugs problems?    -   alcohol

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a kid Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   2 () United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California

Writing Style

Sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   descript of kissing    -   actual description of hetero sex Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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