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This is an excellent book. It is meant for teenagers but can really be appreciated by adults of any age. It is particular recommended for fans of the Narnia series. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
A Door Near Here
By Heather Quarles
Four kids live with their single mother near Washington, DC. Read more
I read the 2000 release book A Door Near Here not long after my parents split up, which may have some slight impact on why it means so much to me. Read morePublished on January 20, 2011 by Laura R.
Things are going extremely badly in Katherine's life. It really all started back when she was five years old. Her brother Douglas was four and her sister Tracey was three. Read morePublished on June 4, 2007 by A. Luciano
Here is a story of what we would all like to hope is what every teenager's life is NOT like. Let us pray that teenagers (smoking ones, by the by) will not be forced to take control... Read morePublished on May 16, 2007 by Biblibio
This book is beautifully written with a heartwenching plot. The story pulls you in as Katherine (the oldest of four kids) struggles to keep the household working. Read morePublished on March 14, 2007 by Louie
Being the oldest daughter of a sudden alchoholic mother isn't all that easy. Katherine, being the oldest, struggles to keep her family of three other siblings together. Read morePublished on October 25, 2006
This book is about a girl who is only [...] & she's acting as the mother of the house. Her mom is an alcoholic, who hasen't gotten out of bed in months! Read morePublished on June 5, 2006
The book "A Door Near Here" was about a girl named Katherin and her 2 sisters and 1 brother. Their mother is an alcholic and does not take care of her children. Read morePublished on June 5, 2006