Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly is one of the 20 Michigan Thumbs Up! award book selections of 2010. The complete list and voting information is available from the MLA website or at your local library.
Andi has been struggling since the death of her younger brother. After her mother is institutionalized, her father takes her to Paris to get her out of her own depression and to help her finish the work she needs to do in order to graduate. There Andi discovers an old diary that brings the French Revolution to life and shows her a way to deal with her overwhelming emotions.
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