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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jF GRA (Text) 37521530985748 AMPL Juvenile New Fiction Shelf Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting +FIC GRA (Text) 51735012073929 Children's department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781984813855 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1984813854 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 275 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2020]

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General Note:
Small house. Big adventure. --cover
Summary, etc.:
The last thing twelve-year-old Dagmar wants is to spend her summer vacation squished into a tiny house with her dad, her stepmom, and her annoying five-year-old half brother. But after a sudden financial setback, her family is evicted from their Oakland apartment, and that's just where they end up, parked among the towering redwoods of Northern California. As Dagmar explores the forest around their new and (hopefully) temporary home, she discovers they are living next door to an eccentric tech billionaire and his very unusual extended family. There's his brother, a woodsman who sets dangerous booby traps all over the place, and his sister, a New Age animal lover who meditates to whale songs in an isolation tank. And then there's the billionaire's son, Blake, who has everything he could ever wish for--except maybe a friend. But when a wildfire engulfs the forest, everyone--rich and poor, kid and adult--will have to work together to escape. And with both families at risk of losing everything, it turns out it's not the size of the home but the people you share it with that matters.
Target Audience Note:
Age Range: 8-12. G.P. Putnam's Sons.
Grade Level: Middle Grade. G.P. Putnam's Sons.
Subject: California > Juvenile fiction.
Family life > California > Juvenile fiction.
Eccentrics and eccentricities > Juvenile fiction.
Small houses > Juvenile fiction.
Wealth > Juvenile fiction.
Billionaires > Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Blended Families.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship.
JUVENILE FICTION / Science & Nature / Disasters.
Genre: Fiction.

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