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Summer of the Monkeys

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Summer of the Monkeys by Wilson Rawls
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Dec 29, 1998 | ISBN 9780440415800
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Praise

Honors and Praise for Wilson Rawls’ Where the Red Fern Grows:

A School Library Journal Top 100 Children’s Novel

An NPR Must-Read for Kids Ages 9 to 14


Winner of 4 State Awards


Over 7 million copies in print!

 
A rewarding book . . . [with] careful, precise observation, all of it rightly phrased.” —The New York Times Book Review
 
One of the great classics of children’s literature . . . Any child who doesn’t get to read this beloved and powerfully emotional book has missed out on an important piece of childhood for the last 40-plus years.” —Common Sense Media
 
An exciting tale of love and adventure you’ll never forget.” —School Library Journal
 
A book of unadorned naturalness.” —Kirkus Reviews
 
Written with so much feeling and sentiment that adults as well as children are drawn with a passion.” —Arizona Daily Star
 
“It’s a story about a young boy and his two hunting dogs and . . . I can’t even go on without getting a little misty.” —The Huffington Post

Awards

California Young Reader Medal WINNER 1981

Kansas William White Award WINNER 1979

Minnesota Maud Heart Lovelace Award WINNER 1980

Colorado Children’s Book Award NOMINEE 1985

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