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Summary:

When an eleven-year-old boy takes over a friend's newspaper route in July, 1959, in Memphis, his debilitating stutter makes for a memorable month.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Adams Public Library YA Vawter (Text) 37810000054253 Young Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 05/19/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0385742444 (hc)
  • ISBN: 9780385742443 (hc)
  • Physical Description: 224 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, c2013.

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Summary, etc.:
When an eleven-year-old boy takes over a friend's newspaper route in July, 1959, in Memphis, his debilitating stutter makes for a memorable month.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Middle Grades 5.1 8.0
Awards Note:
Newbery honor book, 2014.
Subject: Stuttering > Juvenile fiction.
Newspaper carriers > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Juvenile fiction.
Self-esteem > Juvenile fiction.
Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Tennessee > Juvenile fiction.
Memphis (Tenn.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Stuttering > Fiction.
Newspaper carriers > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Self-esteem > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Family life > Tennessee > Fiction.
Memphis (Tenn.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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