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Beneath a meth moon

an elegy

by Jacqueline Woodson

  • 352 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grief,
  • Drug abuse,
  • Fiction,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Methamphetamine abuse,
  • Bereavement

  • About the Edition

    Overview: Laurel Daneau has moved on to a new life, in a new town, but inside she"s still reeling from the loss of her beloved mother and grandmother after Hurricane Katrina washed away their home. Laurel"s new life is going well, with a new best friend, a place on the cheerleading squad and T-Boom, co-captain of the basketball team, for a boyfriend. Yet Laurel is haunted by voices and memories from her past. When T-Boom introduces Laurel to meth, she immediately falls under its spell, loving the way it erases, even if only briefly, her past. But as she becomes alienated from her friends and family, she becomes a shell of her former self, and longs to be whole again. With help from an artist named Moses and her friend Kaylee, she"s able to begin to rewrite her story and start to move on from her addiction.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJacqueline Woodson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3573.O64524 B46 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 188 pages ;
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26273804M
    ISBN 100142423920
    ISBN 109780142423929
    OCLC/WorldCa798615653

      Laurel's new life is going well, with a new best friend, a place on the cheerleading squad and T-Boom, co-captain of the basketball team, for a boyfriend. Yet Laurel is haunted by voices and memories from her past. When T-Boom introduces Laurel to meth, she immediately falls under its spell, loving the way it erases, even if only briefly, her : Jacqueline Woodson. BENEATH A METH MOON. by Jacqueline Woodson. Age Range: 14 & up cheerleading squad and catches the eye of the school’s star athlete. Unfortunately, he is a methamphetamine, or “moon,” user. Before long, she joins him and begins a downward spiral that results in painful estrangement from all she loves. our editors select the one Author: Jacqueline Woodson.

    Beneath a Meth Moon (Paperback) By Jacqueline Woodson. $ Add to Wish List She is the National Book Award Winner for her New York Times bestselling memoir BROWN GIRL DREAMING, which was also a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award, a Newbery Honor Award, the NAACP Image Award and the Sibert Honor Award. Woodson was recently. I saw the review for "Beneath a Meth Moon" in the Sunday LA Times, bought the book on a Monday and finished the book on a Tuesday the same week. What a rush from the words of the gifted author, Jacqueline Woodson. The book is presented in short chapters, giving the feeling of the jumpiness meth induces in its users/5(20).

    Beneath A Meth Moon Beginning Mood: The mood during the book was guilt ridden. It was that way because not only did she feel sorry for herself but so did the people around her that wanted to give her help but didn't know exactly how. Although the book did have some happiness most. Download Free Beneath a Meth Moon Online Book PDF Download Beneath a Meth Moon eBook - Do you need to download Beneath a Meth Moon eBook? Read FREE Beneath a Meth Moon at full version and speed with unlimited data transfer with only one click! How to download Beneath a Meth Moon e-book? Click the button link shown below.


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Jacqueline Woodson's YA substance abuse tale Beneath Beneath a meth moon book Meth Moon--an elegy is, fortunately, not nearly as 8th-Grade-Health-class-scare-tactic-filmstrip-esque, or as elegiac, as the somewhat unfortunate title might indicate. (To be honest, if even strangely perverse, I chose this from the library after being blown away by her National Book Award-winning autobiography in verse, brown girl dreaming/5.

I saw the review for "Beneath a Meth Moon" in the Sunday LA Times, bought the book on a Monday and finished the book on a Tuesday the same week. What a rush from the words of the gifted author, Jacqueline Woodson. The book is presented in short chapters, giving the feeling of the jumpiness meth induces in its users/5(45).

I saw the review for "Beneath a Meth Moon" in the Sunday LA Times, bought the book on a Monday and finished the book on a Tuesday the same week. What a rush from the words of the gifted author, Jacqueline Woodson. The book is presented in short chapters, giving the feeling of the jumpiness meth induces in its users/5(49).

About Beneath a Meth Moon. Jacqueline Woodson is the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Laurel Daneau has moved on to a new life, in a new town, but inside she’s still reeling from the loss of her beloved mother and grandmother after Hurricane Katrina washed away their home.

The narrator of Beneath a Meth Moon, Laurel, is asked by a boy she likes, T-Boom, if she "likes to party," and she answers after, she is given her first taste of methamphetamine. She becomes addicted to the drug, and the novel includes numerous situations where she is high or experiences withdrawal symptoms.4/5.

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An Excerpt from Brown /5(35). Beneath a Meth Moon does not glorify meth whatsoever. It is highly unlikely that a reader would read this book and be intrigued by meth. It is more about the effect drugs and alcohol can have on relationships, your health, and overall well being, than meth itself.

Beneath a Meth Moon by Jacqueline Woodson. In layers of flashback, fifteen-year-old Laurel reveals events that led to her fall read more. In layers of flashback, fifteen-year-old Laurel reveals events that led to her fall into meth addiction and her eventual emergence into a hopeful place of new beginnings.

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Beneath a Meth Moon reads like a private journal. Framed by the author and Laurel Daneau, the protagonist, as “an elegy,” it is indeed an elegy to a former life and a former self, as well as the means by which fifteen-year-old Laurel can reconstruct herself anew on the foundations of her past.

Beneath a Meth Moon is a story about youth, drugs, hardships, struggles, and losses. The story revolves around a girl names Laurel who always depended on her family.

She mostly looked up to her grandmother. Her grandmother words were her inspiration. Laurel would take in. The information about Beneath a Meth Moon shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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PUBLISHERS WEEKLY JAN 2, Fifteen-year-old ex-meth addict Laurel is writing an "elegy to the past" in an attempt to recover her life. After her mother and grandmother die in Hurricane Katrina, Laurel, her father, and her younger brother, Jesse Jr., move from their temporary new home in Jackson, Miss., to Galilee, Iowa, for a fresh start/5(16).

Her latest book for teens, Beneath a Meth Moon, opens on a bleak day in the life of year-old Laurel. She’s a pretty blonde who, not long after moving to a town called Galilee, makes the cheerleading team, meets a new friend (Kaylee) and boyfriend (T-Boom) and becomes a meth addict.

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Renowned YA author Jacqueline Woodson writes poetically about an intense and sobering subject: teenage drug addiction. BENEATH A METH MOON is a touching novel that challenges many commonly held notions about teenage drug use and the way society treats young addicts the idea that addicts begin with a lesser substance, that they are troubled kids, that they lack good.

Beneath a Meth Moon. Laurel Daneau has moved on to a new life, in a new town, but inside she’s still reeling from the loss of her beloved mother and grandmother after Hurricane Katrina washed away their home. Laurel’s new life is going well, with a new best friend, a place on the cheerleading squad and T-Boom, co-captain of the basketball.

Beneath a Meth Moon (Paperback) By Jacqueline Woodson. Penguin Books,pp. Publication Date: February 7, She is the National Book Award Winner for her New York Times bestselling memoir BROWN GIRL DREAMING, which was also a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award, a Newbery Honor Award, the NAACP Image Award and.

Beneath a Meth Moon (Hardcover) By Jacqueline Woodson. $ She is the National Book Award Winner for her New York Times bestselling memoir BROWN GIRL DREAMING, which was also a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award, a Newbery Honor Award, the NAACP Image Award and the Sibert Honor Award.

Woodson was recently named the Young. Beneath a Meth Moon: An Elegy by Jacqueline Woodson. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon Audiobook - Duration: Miranda mazza Recommended for you.Late March Laurel Daneau is still reeling from the losses she endured during Hurricane Katrina.

When her new boyfriend introduces her to meth, she spirals into addiction. But as she slowly becomes a shell of her former self, she longs to become whole again.