When Hettys Mama and Papa are too busy one morning
to buy eggs for breakfast, they decide that she is ready to walk the long dusty road to the store by herself, sending her on her first grown up ...
Shavonne, a fierce, desperate seventeen year old in juvenile lockup,
wants to turn her life around before her eighteenth birthday, but corrupt guards, out of control girls, and shadows from her past make her task seem impossible.Book Format: Hardcover. Minimum ...
Mr. Keats's illustrations boldy, colorfully capture the child, his city
world, and the shimmering heat of a summer's day". "The New York Times". ALA Notable Children's Book. Full color illustrations.Book Format: Hardcover. Minimum Age: 03. Number of Pages: 0032. Publisher: Turtleback Books