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  • 75 of 78 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 78 total copies.

Series Information

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch JF MAR 4-7 (Text) 34207000960287 Juv Fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jF MAR (Text) 37521529647895 AMPL Juvenile Fiction Available -
Attica PL - Attica YA F MAR (Text) 74231000022585 Teen Area Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler JF MAR (Text) 34044000543353 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main JUV FIC MAR (Text) 36803000510706 FICTION-J Available -
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell JFIC MAR (Text) 38144000259756 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil JUVENILE MARTIN (Text) 38160000464741 Youth Services Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston J FIC MAR (Text) 38209000024672 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola YA FIC MAR (Text) 33118000091327 Young Adult: Fiction Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville J FIC U MAR (Text) 76895000004578 2nd Floor Children's Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0439771242
  • ISBN: 9780439771245
  • ISBN: 0439388805 (Scholastic)
  • Physical Description: 189 pages ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Inc., 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes AFTER WORDS, bonus interview, information, interactivity inside, discussion and study guide.
Summary, etc.:
The summer that Hattie turns twelve, she meets the childlike uncle she never knew and becomes friends with a girl who works at the carnival that comes to Hattie's small town. Twelve-year-old Hattie learns that living life fully means facing both the good times and the bad upon the closing of her Uncle Adam's "school"- an institution for the mentally disabled.
Target Audience Note:
750 Lexile.
Awards Note:
A Newbery honor book, Publishers Weekly best book of the year, Book Sense Top Ten pick; ALA notable book, Horn Book fanfare best book, New York Public Library best book for the teen age.
Subject: Families > Juvenile fiction.
Uncles > Juvenile fiction.
People with mental disabilities > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
Uncles > Fiction.
People with mental disabilities > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.

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