A Time of Miracles by Anne-Laure Bondoux
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A Time of Miracles Summary
Blaise Fortune, also known as Koumaïl, loves hearing the story of how he came to live with Gloria in the Republic of Georgia: Gloria was picking peaches in her father's orchard when she heard a train derail. After running to the site of the accident, she found an injured woman who asked Gloria to take her baby. The woman, Gloria claims, was French, and the baby was Blaise.
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"Starred Review. A beautifully cadenced tribute to maternal love and the power of stories amid contemporary political chaos. 12+." - Kirkus
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Anne-Laure Bondoux Author Biography
Anne-Laure Bondoux was born on April 23, 1971, in the region surrounding Paris, where she still lives today with her two children. She studied Modern Letters at the University of Paris XNanterre, and during her education, created writing workshops for disadvantaged children, for which she eventually received the Prix Fondation of France. After having done some theater, Bondoux joined the editorial staff at Bayard Presse in 1996. There she worked on Jaime Lire, a literary, educational publication for children, and in 1998 participated in the launch of a new kids magazine titled Maximum.
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