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Almost Home - a book by Bauer, Joan

Almost Home

Almost Home( )
Author: Bauer, Joan
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group
Imprint:Puffin Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $7.99
Book Description:

Newbery Honor winner Joan Bauer's new novel will touch your heart When twelve-year-old Sugar's grandfather dies and her gambling father takes off yet again, Sugar and her mother lose their home in Missouri. They head to Chicago for a fresh start, only to discover that fresh starts aren't so easy to come by for the homeless. Nevertheless, Sugar's mother has taught her to be grateful no matter what, so Sugar does her best. With the help of a rescue dog, Shush; a foster...
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Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Family / Parents
Juvenile Fiction / Social Themes / Homelessness & Poverty
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.13 x 7.75 x 0.7 Inches
Book Weight:0.462 Pounds
Author Biography
Bauer, Joan (Author)
Joan Bauer is the author of numerous books for young readers including Soar; Rules of the Road, which received the L.A. Times Book Prize; Hope Was Here, which won a Newbery Honor Medal and the Christopher Award; and Close to Famous, which won the Christopher Award and the Schneider Family Book Award.


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