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Publisher Comments:

This novel may be brief, but it leaves a big impact.

-Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Tom's a normal seventh-grader, negotiating a slightly prickly stage in his long friendship with Jeff...The arrival of new girl Jessica Feeney, however, changes everything; Jessica, who is attending a local hospital for treatment, has been badly burned by a fire, and her terrible disfigurement shocks the class into confusion. This isn't the usual book about adjustment to difference; instead, Abbott brilliantly explores the kids' struggle to manage the intrusion of abnormality in their lives...this is a thoughtful exploration of a brief interlude's lasting impact.

-The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

Synopsis:

From the moment Jessica arrives, life is never quite the same for Tom and his seventh-grade classmates. They learn that Jessica was in a fire and was badly burned, and will be attending St. Catherines while getting medical treatments.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756981778
Author:
Abbott, Tony
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Subject:
Social Issues - Adolescence
Subject:
Social Issues - Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
Coming of age
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Adolescence
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Publication Date:
20070631
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.50x5.00x.60 in. .45 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Adolescence
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Emotions and Feelings

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"Synopsis" by , From the moment Jessica arrives, life is never quite the same for Tom and his seventh-grade classmates. They learn that Jessica was in a fire and was badly burned, and will be attending St. Catherines while getting medical treatments.
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