Can you give me an overview of this book?

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janeyb | (Level 2) Associate Educator

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After the rain tells the story of Rachel Cooper, a 15 year old girl who worries about her appearance, her difference from other girls, having a boyfriend, and generally what makes her fit it, and what makes her different. Rachel thinks about all of this in the context of the doctors telling her and her family of her grandfather's likely passing. There is a great discussion of the themes of this novel here: