Paperback $6.99

Yearling | Oct 11, 2011 | 288 Pages | 5-3/16 x 7-5/8 | Middle Grade (8-12) | ISBN 9780375858246

  • Paperback$6.99

    Yearling | Oct 11, 2011 | 288 Pages | 5-3/16 x 7-5/8 | Middle Grade (8-12) | ISBN 9780375858246

  • Hardcover$16.99

    Delacorte Books for Young Readers | Oct 12, 2010 | 288 Pages | 5-1/2 x 8-1/4 | Middle Grade (8-12) | ISBN 9780385738828

  • Ebook$6.99

    Delacorte Books for Young Readers | Oct 12, 2010 | 288 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12) | ISBN 9780375896156

Awards

Arizona Young Readers Award WINNER

Massachusetts Children’s Book Award WINNER

Minnesota Maud Heart Lovelace Award WINNER 2014

Connecticut Nutmeg Children’s Book Award NOMINEE

Georgia Children’s Book Award NOMINEE 2014

Indiana Young Hoosier Award NOMINEE

Kentucky Bluegrass Award NOMINEE

Nebraska Golden Sower Award NOMINEE

Pennsylvania Young Readers Choice Award NOMINEE

Rhode Island Children’s Book Award NOMINEE

South Carolina Children’s Book Award NOMINEE

Virginia Young Readers Program Award NOMINEE

Praise

“The characters are authentic and the short chapters are skillfully arranged to keep readers moving headlong toward the satisfying conclusion.”–School Library Journal, Starred

“This powerful and emotional story is likely to spur discussion.”–Publishers Weekly

“No one is perfect in this feel-good story, but everyone benefits, including sentimentally inclined readers.”–Kirkus Reviews

“Compelling. . . . Readers will find much to ponder on the power of forgiveness.”–Booklist

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