Children - MidChild

Come Sing Jimmy Jo

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ISBN: 9780140373974
Availability: Special Order
Published: Puffin Books - January 1st, 1995

A young boy named James joins his family of singers and becomes a sensation as 'Jimmy Jo' with a voice that moves many people in this touching story of family relationships.


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ISBN: 9780440219736
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Published: Laurel Leaf - August 10th, 1999

The sequel to the moving Nightjohn tracks Sarny's life after the war. Sarny's commitment to education is just as fierce and tenacious as in NIGHTJOHN. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Wood

Park's Quest

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ISBN: 9780140342628
Availability: Backordered
Published: Puffin Books - September 1st, 1989

Park never knew his father, who died in Vietnam. Now Park must learn about his father and the answers are ones that Park may not be able to handle. Park makes many discoveries not only about his father but also about himself. The discoveries will not be easy, but they will be ones that he never forgets. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

The Master Puppeteer

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By Katherine Paterson, Haru Wells (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780064402811
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Published: HarperTeen - March 24th, 1989

Vermont author Paterson creates a powerful tale of one young boy's life as an apprentice to a Japanese puppet maker. The historic information is detailed enough to add to the richness of her language. A tale of a 18th century Japanese Robin Hood-bandit is full of suspense, action, adventure and even some humor amidst the poverty and riots. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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