The Visconti House

The Visconti House

eBook - 2011
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Laura Horton has always been an outsider, more interested in writing, drawing, or spending time with her free-spirited family than in her fellow teens, but she is drawn to Leon, a new student, as together they explore the mysteries of her eccentric old house.
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 9780763654528
Branch Call Number: eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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Jun 24, 2012

Good quick read, it starts off with lots of intreg

BPLNextBestKids Jan 04, 2012

Fourteen-year olds, Laura and Leon are both misfits and are isolated at school. Laura lives in an old mansion which the other students claim is haunted. She is “different” and loves to write. Leon also is “different” and lives with his grandmother, is poorly dressed and the rumour at school is that his father is a criminal. When Laura becomes interested in finding the history of her house, help comes from unexpected sources and she realizes that Leon can be an ally in her search. This is the story of their developing friendship and the happiness that results. Reviewed by BPL volunteer EE.


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