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Will anyone take on Jake Semple? Jake Semple is notorious. Rumor has it he burned down his old school and got kicked out of every school in his home state. Only one place will take him now, and thats a home school run by the Applewhites, a chaotic and hilarious family of artists. The only one who doesnt fit the Applewhite mold is E.D.a smart, sensible girl who immediately clashes with the unruly Jake. Jake thinks surviving this one will be a breezebut is he really as tough or bad as he seems? Tolan has pulled off something special here. ALA Booklist (starred review)
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School Library Journal Best Book Book Links Lasting Connection Smithsonian Magazine Notable Book for Children Newbery Honor Book ALA Notable Children's Book ALA Best Book for Young Adults ALA Booklist Editors' Choice New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award Masterlist (Vermont) New York Public Library's "One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing"About the Author:
Stephanie S. Tolan is the author of more than twenty-five books for young readers, including Listen!, which won the Christopher Award and the Henry Bergh ASPCA Award. Her New York Times bestselling novel Surviving the Applewhites received a Newbery Honor and was named a Smithsonian Notable Children’s Book, a School Library Journal Best Book for Children, an ALA Booklist Editor’s Choice, an American Library Association Notable Children’s Book, and an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults. Tolan has left her home by the small lake in a big woods of North Carolina and now lives in the Hudson River Valley of upstate New York with a view of the Catskills Mountains and the prospect of wintertime cross country skiing. You can visit her online at www.stephanietolan.com.
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Book Description Playaway, 2008. Unknown Binding. Condition: Brand New. unabridged edition. 7.70x4.80x1.20 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # zr1605145106