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Almost Home
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Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group 2017
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Edition:
Unabridged
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 3.7 - AR Pts: 6
Lexile measure:
590L
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Description
Newbery Honor winner Joan Bauer's new novel will touch your heart When twelve-year-old Sugar's grandfather dies and her gambling father takes off yet again, Sugar and her mother lose their home in Missouri. They head to Chicago for a fresh start, only to discover that fresh starts aren't so easy to come by for the homeless. Nevertheless, Sugar's mother has taught her to be grateful no matter what, so Sugar does her best. With the help of a rescue dog, Shush; a foster family; a supportive teacher; a love of poetry; and her own grace and good humor, Sugar comes to understand that while she can't control the hand life deals her, she can control how she responds.From the Hardcover edition.
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Street Date:
02/07/2017
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781524755157
Reading Level:
MG
Level 3.7, 6 Points
Lexile measure:
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Joan Bauer. (2017). Almost Home. Unabridged Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

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Joan Bauer. 2017. Almost Home. Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

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Joan Bauer, Almost Home. Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2017.

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Joan Bauer. Almost Home. Unabridged Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2017.

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