The Kid In The Red Jacket

Ten-year-old Howard Jeeter's life is temporarily destroyed by a cross-country move. His first contact in Massachusetts is Molly, an intrusive first-grader, whose attempts to be friendly drive Howard to distraction. Park writes in a witty and bittersweet style about the awkward, super-sensitive age of early adolescence; her humor reflects and sharpens the sensibilities of her readers in the areas of family and friend relationships. Another first-rate addition to the middle-grade popular reading shelf.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780394981895
Categories BX, Children's Books, Reading Books
Author(s) Barbara Park
Publisher Random House
Pages 113
Format Hardback
Dimensions 13.7cm x 1.5cm x 20cm
Weight 0.23 kg
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