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Mick Harte Was Here by Barbara Park is about a girl named Pheobe dealing with the loss of her brother, Mick. Pheobe and Mick are very close in age, still in elementary school. During the whole story you will see how Pheobe’s family loses their appetite, quit their jobs, and are depressed, staying in bed all day long. You can find this book in your school library. If you have someone that was close to you that passed away, you can make a great connection with Mick Harte Was Here.