Where do you stay?
Boyds Mills Press,
IL: MG - BL: 3.6 - AR Pts: 3
Jerome is staying with his Aunt Geneva and her family, now that his mother has passed away. Aunt Geneva does her best to make Jerome feel welcome, but it just doesn't feel like home. He misses his mother, he misses his piano, and his cousins make it clear they're not happy about the new living arrangements. Then Jerome meets Mr. Willie, who lives in a ramshackle carriage house nearby. Mr. Willie isn't like other people in Jerome's life: he doesn't ask a lot of questions; he just listens. Heplayed the piano as a boy, just like Jerome. Maybe Jerome can find a home again with Mr. Willie. But when the carriage house is slated for demolition, Mr. Willie disappears. Jerome wonders where his friend will stay, and whether he will ever find a place to call home in this Society of School Librarians International Honor Book.
Level 3.6, 3 Points
Level 3.6, 3 Points
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|Full title||where do you stay|
|Last Update||2017-12-19 00:14:27AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-06-20 00:23:23AM|
|detailed_location_school||Waverly-Belmont Elementary - Kids Fiction|
|display_description||Now that Jerome's mother has died from cancer, he is staying with his aunt Geneva. But Jerome misses his own home and piano. When he meets Mr. Willie who lives in the carriage house of a mansion down the street, the two talk of music. Jerome dreams of someday moving into the mansion with Mr. Willie and fixing it up until the building goes up for sale.|
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|record_details||ils:CARL0000658101|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Boyds Mills Press,|c2011.|134 p. ; 22 cm.|
|subject_facet||Aunts -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Grief. -- Fiction|
|title_display||Where do you stay?|
|title_full||Where do you stay? / Andrea Cheng|
|title_short||Where do you stay?|
|topic_facet||Aunts, Friendship, Grief|