When Mary's emotionally distant parents send her to summer camp to help her cope with her infant sister's death, she befriends the sullen, solitary Laura, but it is Laura's betrayal, not friendship, that ultimately brings Mary closer to recovery.
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Jane Denitz Smith was born in Allentown, PA, and graduated from Clark University. Her first book, Mary, By Myself, was hailed as "an impressive first novel from a promising new author" by Horn Book Magazine. She is also the author of Charlie is a Chicken published by HarperCollins. An English teacher and mother of three children, Ms. Smith lives in Massachusetts.
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Book Description Harpercollins, 1994. Library Binding. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0060245182
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97800602451844.0
Book Description HarperCollins Children's Book Group, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1994. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Ex-library copy, DJ color-illustrated with two young girls, only signs it is ex-library are a white sticker at spine bottom and cross-out in felt-tip pen on reverse of final end paper. 152 pages. Tiny smudge at title page right, praise on back from Carolyn Chute. Very Fine, considering it is ex-library. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 23911
Book Description HarperCollins, New York, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Stephen Johnson dj (illustrator). 1st Edition. NOT ex-library. Metallic red-stamped black bds. No names, clean text. Unblemished dust jacket. Looks unread. Carolyn Chute blurb. Girl copes with death of baby sister via her experiences at camp. NO remainder mk. 4000 CF shelf. Bookseller Inventory # 051526