oneSixteen-year-old Tippi and Grace are conjoined twins. They were homeschooled all their lives, but the funding was pulled and now they attend Hornbeacon private school. They manage to make friends in Yasmeen and Jon. The girls have their own personalities, yet they obviously share a special closeness and love. They begin to have health issues and are faced with the toughest decision of their lives. Grace narrates their fascinating and powerful story, which is told in verse. An author’s note gives information about conjoined twins. mjw
Title: One
Author: Sarah Crossan
: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers
: 2015
Original Language
: English
Original Publisher
: Bloomsbury 
: 978-0-06-211875-2
Hardcover pages
: 400
Age range
: 14 up
: Fiction, Novel in verse
Book setting
: U.S.
Author’s ethnicity
: Originally from Dublin
Author’s residence
: London
: 2016 CLIP Carnegie Medal
: Conjoined twins. Emotions and feelings, Family problems, High school, Sisters, Special needs, Twins

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