Girl made of stars /Material type: BookPublisher: Boston ; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Description: 295 pages ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781328778239; 1328778231.Subject(s): Twins -- Juvenile fiction | Sex crimes -- Juvenile fiction | Teenagers -- Fiction | Twins -- Fiction | Brothers and sisters -- Fiction | Rape -- Fiction | Sexual abuse -- Fiction | Bisexuality -- Fiction | JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Sexual Abuse | Young adult fictionSummary: When Mara's twin brother Owen is accused of rape by her friend Hannah, Mara is forced to confront her feelings about her family, her sense of right and wrong, a trauma from her past, and the future with her girlfriend, Charlie.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
For readers of Girl in Pieces and The Way I Used to Be comes an emotionally gripping story about facing hard truths in the aftermath of sexual assault.
Mara and Owen are as close as twins can get, so when Mara's friend Hannah accuses Owen of rape, Mara doesn't know what to think. Can her brother really be guilty of such a violent act? Torn between her family and her sense of right and wrong, Mara feels lost, and it doesn't help that things are strained with her ex-girlfriend, Charlie. As Mara, Hannah, and Charlie come together in the aftermath of this terrible crime, Mara must face a trauma from her own past and decide where Charlie fits into her future. With sensitivity and openness, this timely novel confronts the difficult questions surrounding consent, victim blaming, and sexual assault.
When Mara's twin brother Owen is accused of rape by her friend Hannah, Mara is forced to confront her feelings about her family, her sense of right and wrong, a trauma from her past, and the future with her girlfriend, Charlie.