We Are All Completely Beside OurselvesBook - 2013
From Library Staff
multcolib_dianaa Apr 03, 2016
You thought your family had issues! This novel tells about a family dealing with secrets and sorrow in the aftermath of the loss of a beloved sister. It's just as interesting as it is moving. I don't want to tell you too much and ruin some of the surprises in this thoughtful, entertaining book.
multcolib_alisonk Jun 17, 2015
Rosemary reflects on the impact of having her sister Fern removed from the family home when she was a child, and her brother's subsequent alliance with animal rights groups.
Reading level: Adults
Coming of age in middle America, 18-year-old Rosemary evaluates how her entire youth was defined by the presence and forced removal of an endearing chimpanzee who was secretly regarded as a family member and who Rosemary loved as a sister.
DO NOT READ ANY REVIEW OR SUMMARIES OF THIS BOOK! Just dive in and read! It's beautifully written and totally surprising.