Husky

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Publisher:
Grosset & Dunlap,
Pub. Date:
[2015]
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.3 - AR Pts: 8
Lexile measure:
700L
Description
A beautifully voiced debut captures an intimate story of change and acceptance. Twelve-year-old Davis lives in an old brownstone with his mother and grandmother in Brooklyn. He loves people-watching in Prospect Park, visiting his mom in the bakery she owns, and listening to the biggest operas he can find as he walks everywhere. But Davis is having a difficult summer. As questions of sexuality begin to enter his mind, he worries people don't see him as anything other than ohusky.o To make matters worse, his best girlfriends are starting to hang out with mean girls and popular boys. Davis is equally concerned about the distance forming between him and his single mother as she begins dating again, and about his changing relationship with his amusingly loud Irish grandmother, Nanny. Ultimately, Davis learns to see himself outside of his one defining adjective. He's a kid with unique interests, admirable qualities, and people who will love him no matter what changes life brings about.
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ISBN:
9780448484136
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.3, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
700L
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Grouping Title husky
Grouping Author sayre justin
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-21 00:02:36AM
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subject_facet Boys -- Fiction, Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction, Fatherless families -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations in children -- Fiction, Overweight children -- Fiction, Self-esteem in children -- Fiction
title_display Husky
title_full Husky / by Justin Sayre
title_short Husky
topic_facet Boys, Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.), Fatherless families, Interpersonal relations in children, Overweight children, Self-esteem in children