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In this Newbery Honor—winning story from 1984, a new family builds a relationship as a stepfather and stepson celebrate their differences and take heart in their similarities.

About the Author

Mavis Jukes is the award-winning author of several books for children and teenagers, including the Newbery Honor Book Like Jake and Me . Her other titles include No One is Going to Nashville , Blackberries in the Dark , Getting Even , Wild Iris Bloom , and I'll See You in My Dreams . Mavis taught school for several years — and was a lawyer — before becoming a children's book writer. She volunteers as an attorney in the area of juvenile defense and is presently a language arts specialist in a public elementary school.

She lives with her husband, the artist Robert Hudson, and their teenage daughters in Sonoma County, California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780440421221
Author:
Jukes, Mavis
Publisher:
Yearling Books
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Fathers and sons
Subject:
Children's stories, American
Subject:
Family - Stepfamilies
Subject:
Children s All Ages - Fiction - General
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
family;realistic fiction;picture book;fiction;newbery;spiders;stepfathers
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20051231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
7.67x5.32x.17 in. .11 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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