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Paideia School

Okay for now

Schmidt, Gary D.

Boston : Clarion Books, 2011.

360 p. ; 22 cm.

Fourteen-year-old Doug Swieteck faces many challenges, including an abusive father, a brother traumatized by Vietnam, suspicious teachers and police officers, and isolation, but when he meets a girl known as Lil Spicer, he develops a close relationship with her and finds a safe place at the local library.

Reading Level: 4.3

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0547152604

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Schmidt, Gary D.

Title:

Okay for now / by Gary D. Schmidt.

Publisher:

Boston : Clarion Books, 2011.

Physical:

360 p. ; 22 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, April 2011

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, April 2011

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection starred, August 2011

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, March 2011

Citation/Refs:

New York Times, May 2011

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, May 2011

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), May 2011

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), June 2011

Summary:

Fourteen-year-old Doug Swieteck faces many challenges, including an abusive father, a brother traumatized by Vietnam, suspicious teachers and police officers, and isolation, but when he meets a girl known as Lil Spicer, he develops a close relationship with her and finds a safe place at the local library.

Target Audience:

4.3.

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Audubon, John James,--1785-1851. Birds of America--Fiction.

Subject:

Junior high schools--Fiction.

Subject:

School stories.

Subject:

Friendship--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--New York (State)--Fiction.

Subject:

Bildungsromans.

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