How do you get rid of a bully?
Josh has just moved to cold, snowy Vermont with his mother, stepfather, and new baby brother. As if adjusting to a new home, a new family, and a new school isn't hard enough—Josh also has to adjust to a new bully, Wes Rockett.
Then one day Josh's dog, Manch, gets loose. When Josh follows him to the field where Manch plays, he is surprised to discover that Manch can talk, and his dog's got a bully of his own to deal with. Can Josh find a way to solve all of their bully problems without leading them to danger?
Newbery Medal—winning author Katherine Paterson delivers another touching and accessible story for young readers.
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Since moving to Vermont, Josh′s life has been a series of new problems. One day he follows his dog, Manch, into a snowy field and gets the surprise of a lifetime--Manch can talk!
Taut and suspenseful, Katherine Paterson′s exciting chapters are interspersed with Emily Arnold McCully′s accomplished pen and ink drawings.
Ages 8-12About the Author:
Katherine Paterson was born in China, where she spent part of her childhood. After her education in China and the American South, she spent four years in Japan, the setting for her first three novels. Ms. Paterson has received numerous awards for her writing, including National Book Awards for The Master Puppeteer and The Great Gilly Hopkins, as well as Newbery Medals for Jacob Have I Loved and Bridge to Terabithia. Ms. Paterson lives with her husband in Vermont. They have four grown children.
Emily Arnold McCully has illustrated more than a hundred books for children, including her own First Snow and Arnold Adoff's Black Is Brown Is Tan. She won the Caldecott Medal for her book Mirette On the High Wire.
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Book Description HarperColl, 2002. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Since moving to Vermont, Joshs life has been a series of new problems. One day he follows his dog, Manch, into a snowy field and gets the surprise of a lifetime--Manch can talk! Taut and suspenseful, Katherine Patersons exciting chapters are interspersed with Emily Arnold McCullys accomplished pen and ink drawings. Ages 8-12. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0064421473
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Book Description HarperColl, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0064421473
Book Description HarperColl, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110064421473