The Key That Swallowed Joey Pigza

The fifth and final book in the groundbreaking Joey Pigza series brings the beloved chronicle of this wired, wacky, and wonderful boy to a crescendo of chaos and craziness, as everything goes topsy-turvy for Joey just as he starts to get his feet on the ground. With his dad MIA in the wake of appearance-altering plastic surgery, Joey must give up school to look after his new baby brother and fill in for his mom, who hospitalizes herself to deal with a bad case of postpartum blues. As his challenges mount, Joey discovers a key that could unlock the secrets to his father's whereabouts, a mystery that must be solved before Joey can even hope that his broken family might somehow come back together if only it doesn't pull him apart first. This title has Common Core connections. *This book may have remainder mark.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780374300838
Categories BX, Fiction, Teenage / Young Adult, WBD
Author(s) Jack Gantos
Publisher Farrar
Pages 156
Format Hardback
Dimensions 14.2cm x 2.0cm x 21.3cm
Weight 0.25 kg
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