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Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch YA FIC DEG (Text) 34207001499327 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron JUV FIC DEG (Text) 75253000040068 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville J FIC DEG (Text) 76895000061362 2nd Floor Children's Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver J GUZ (Text) 34304000227047 Juvenile - Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville YAF DEG (Text) 32604000207078 DCTPLD YA Fiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville J DE GUZMAN (Text) 39230030995839 Children Books Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL JFIC DEG (Text) 36241000287456 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J DEG (Text) 33187002537211 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown J DE GUZMAN Y.H. (Text) 75342000332421 Junior Fiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J FIC.c de Guzman, Michael (Text) 78294000225087 J Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374323059
  • ISBN: 0374323054
  • Physical Description: 136 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2007]

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Summary, etc.:
Having spent his life trying to escape the foster care system, eventually becoming mute to keep out of trouble, twelve-year-old Newboy finally hits the streets, where a discarded ventriloquist's dummy gives him back his voice and his hope.
Target Audience Note:
560L Lexile
Decoding demand: 92 (very high) Semantic demand: 100 (very high) Syntactic demand: 79 (high) Structure demand: 83 (very high) Lexile
Lexile: 560
Awards Note:
Young Hoosier Middle Grades Book Award Nominee, 2010-2011
Subject: Selective mutism > Fiction.
Ventriloquism > Fiction.
Dolls > Fiction.
Runaways > Fiction.
Foster home care > Fiction.
Selective mutism > Juvenile fiction.
Ventriloquism > Juvenile fiction.
Dolls > Juvenile fiction.
Runaways > Juvenile fiction.
Foster home care > Juvenile fiction.

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