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Kathleen Glasgow

Biography

Kathleen Glasgow

Kathleen Glasgow lives in Tucson, Arizona and writes for The Writer's Almanac, so if you need a quick anecdote about literary history, she's your girl. She received her M.F.A. from the University of Minnesota, where she also coordinated the graduate program in creative writing. GIRL IN PIECES is her first novel for young adults.

Kathleen Glasgow

Books by Kathleen Glasgow

by Kathleen Glasgow - Fiction, Friendship, Romance

Here is what happens when your mother dies. It's the brightest day of summer and it's dark outside. It's dark in your house, dark in your room and dark in your heart. You feel like the darkness is going to split you apart. That's how it feels for Tiger. It's always been Tiger and her mother against the world. Then, on a day like any other, Tiger's mother dies. And now it's Tiger, alone. Here is how you learn to make friends with the dark.

by Kathleen Glasgow - Fiction, Mental Health, Young Adult 13+

Charlotte Davis is in pieces. At 17 she’s already lost more than most people do in a lifetime. But she’s learned how to forget. The broken glass washes away the sorrow until there is nothing but calm. You don’t have to think about your father and the river. Your best friend, who is gone forever. Or your mother, who has nothing left to give you. Every new scar hardens Charlie’s heart just a little more, yet it still hurts so much. It hurts enough to not care anymore, which is sometimes what has to happen before you can find your way back from the edge.