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The Secret Life of Lincoln Jones

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The Secret Life of Lincoln Jones by Wendelin Van Draanen
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May 29, 2018 | ISBN 9781101940433
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  • May 29, 2018 | ISBN 9781101940433 | Middle Grade (8-12)

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Praise

Winnner of the Josette Frank Award
This award for fiction honors a book of outstanding literary merit in which children or young people deal in a positive and realistic way with difficulties in their world and grow emotionally and morally.

“Van Draanen’s engaging story is characterized by clever writing, a palpable affection for her characters, and a deep understanding of what’s important about life. Readers will love Lincoln Jones.”—Kirkus Reviews

“Van Draanen skillfully wraps up her tale, offering a realistically happy ending. A story with a perfect balance of mirth and poignancy.” — School Library Journal

“Van Draanen effectively portrays the frustrations of aging and memory loss through a mix of humor, sharp-eyed observations, and compassion. It’s a moving coming-of-age story about creating new and unexpected connections.” — Publishers Weekly

“Lincoln is a delightful narrator.” — Booklist

“A sweet and ultimately positive family drama.” — Bulletin

Awards

New Hampshire Great Stone Face Children’s Book Award NOMINEE 2017

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