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  • 16 of 16 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Beaufort County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch J FIC GAN (Text) 0530002306138 Juvenile Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch J FIC GAN (Text) 0530005682496 Juvenile Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374399863
  • ISBN: 0374399867
  • Physical Description: 229 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2002.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Joey tries to keep his life from degenerating into total chaos when his mother sends him to be home-schooled with a hostile blind girl, his divorced parents cannot stop fighting, and his grandmother is dying of emphysema.
Target Audience Note:
860L Lexile
Subject: South Carolina Children's Book Nominee.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder > Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers > Juvenile fiction.
Family problems > Juvenile fiction.
Home schooling > Juvenile fiction.
Blind > Juvenile fiction.
People with disabilities > Juvenile fiction.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder > Fiction.
Grandmothers > Fiction.
Family problems > Fiction.
Home schooling > Fiction.
Blind > Fiction.
People with disabilities > Fiction.

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