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Locomotion: Locomotion Series, Book 1

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IL: MG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 2
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Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People's Literature When Lonnie was seven years old, his parents died in a fire. Now he's eleven, and he still misses them terribly. And he misses his little sister, Lili, who was put into a different foster home because "not a lot of people want boys-not foster boys that ain't babies." But Lonnie hasn't given up. His foster mother, Miss Edna, is growing on him. She's already raised two sons and she seems to know what makes them tick. And his teacher, Ms. Marcus, is showing him ways to put his jumbled feelings on paper. Told entirely through Lonnie's poetry, we see his heartbreak over his lost family, his thoughtful perspective on the world around him, and most of all his love for Lili and his determination to one day put at least half of their family back together. Jacqueline Woodson's poignant story of love, loss, and hope is lyrically written and enormously accessible.
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9781417642755
9780399231155
9781440695889
9780142401491
9780142415528
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.7, 2 Points
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Grouped Work ID 5ee52d67-e7c6-7ecc-8ef7-45f26efd0191
Full title locomotion
Author woodson jacqueline
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 23:09:43PM
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series Locomotion
series_with_volume Locomotion|
subject_facet African American boys, African American boys -- Juvenile poetry, African Americans -- Poetry, American poetry, American poetry, Juvenile, Brothers and sisters, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile poetry, Brothers and sisters -- Poetry, Children's poetry, American, Coretta Scott King Honor book -- 2004, Foster home care, Foster home care -- Juvenile poetry, Foster home care. -- Poetry, Orphans, Orphans -- Juvenile poetry, Orphans. -- Poetry, Schools, Schools -- Juvenile poetry, Schools -- Poetry
title_display Locomotion
title_full Locomotion / Jacqueline Woodson, Locomotion / by Jacqueline Woodson, Locomotion Locomotion Series, Book 1
title_short Locomotion
title_sub Locomotion Series, Book 1
topic_facet African American Fiction, African American boys, African Americans, American poetry, American poetry, Juvenile, Brothers and sisters, Children's poetry, American, Coretta Scott King Honor book, Foster home care, Orphans, Schools, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature