Bank Street College’s BEST CHILDREN’S BOOKS of 2009! (100th Anniversary Edition)
Carolrhoda Books, a Division of LERNER PUBLISHING GROUP, 2008
(Ages 8 – 12)
Order from your local Independent Bookstore HERE
or from Amazon HERE
“This book is excellent… ” (Everead) Read full review HERE
“This is a perfect book for those ‘tweeners’ who need to know that it’s fine to be who they are … perfect actually!” (Feathered Quill Book Reviews) Read full review HERE
SUMMARY: What if you and your perfect pets and your perfect parents moved to the perfect house in the perfect neighborhood in the perfect suburb and the only friend you made the entire summer was a peculiar boy who took magazine quizzes and ate lasagna for breakfast, who collected candles, and painted seashells, and sang like a Motown musical star, and hurried wherever he walked?
And what if you and this very imperfect boy rode the bus together on the first day of middle school… and discovered his deepest secret of all?