The Meaning of Maggie by Megan Jean Sovern
  

The Meaning of Maggie

Written by Megan Jean Sovern
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The Meaning of Maggie by Megan Jean Sovern

As befits a future President of the United States of America, Maggie Mayfield has decided to write a memoir of the past year of her life. And what a banner year it's been! During this period, she's Student of the Month on a regular basis, an official shareholder in Coca-Cola stock and defending Science Fair champion. Most importantly, though, this is the year Maggie has to pull up her bootstraps (the family motto) and finally learn why her cool dude dad is in a wheelchair, no matter how scary that is.Author Megan Jean Sovern, herself the daughter of a dad with multiple sclerosis, writes with the funny grace and assured prose of a new literary star.A portion of the proceeds of the sale of this book will be donated to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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Maggie is a firecracker character, one who sparkles with wit, cynicism, love and potential. Her voice will charm and captivate readers. --Shelf Awareness for Readers, starred review

About the Author

Megan Jean Sovern worked as a writer at a major advertising agency. She has her BFA in Creative Writing from the University of Georgia. This is her debut novel. She lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Format

Paperback
232 pages

Author

Megan Jean Sovern
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Publisher

Chronicle Books

Publication date

12th May 2015

ISBN

9781452128764


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