One by Sarah Crossan

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Recommended by MiHwa Kim (@MKI61653355)

Form and genre: Novel

Length: 448 pages


Grace and Tippi. Tippi and Grace. Two sisters. Two hearts. Two dreams. Two lives. But one body.

Grace and Tippi are conjoined twins, joined at the waist, defying the odds of survival for sixteen years. They share everything, and they are everything to each other. They would never imagine being apart. For them, that would be the real tragedy.

Age recommendation and challenging content: Years 7-9.

Notable reasons for recommending this book:  My year 7 and 8 read this book as a whole class. It was great to see how captivated my children were by the narrative. It was inspirational as it touches on prejudice and difference.