Shark Girl

Genre :young adult novel

It's about the story of the fifteen years old Jane Arrowood who went swimming on a sunny day in California beach. And got attacked by the shark . She has to have her right arm amputated. Which is extra hard for her because she was a talented artist. In this book, Kelly Bingham uses poems and letters.  This story is honest and compelling in the way it describes how Jane copes with losing a limb in her teenage years. There are many supporting characters who help Jane in her journey to recovery such as her best friends and a young boy who has recently lost a leg that she meets at the hospital. She has a strong support structure around her, but in the end it is up to her to take those important steps toward acceptance.

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2 years ago

Is this a movie, too? I think that I would like to read this book!