|Author: Patricia MacLachlan|
Publisher: Yearling Books
Publish Date: 4/10/2007
Age Range: 12 to 16
|The summer his mother leaves him and his sister, Cat, with their grandparents, eleven-year-old Journey searches for clues to his mysterious mothers past in an attempt to understand her absence. Reprint. *Author: MacLachlan, Patricia *Publication Date: 1993/09/01 *Number of Pages: 83 *Binding Type: Paperback *Grade Level: 4-6 *Language: English *Depth: 0.25 *Width: 5.25 *Height: 7.50|
A graduate of the University of Connecticut, MacLachlan is a writer and a teacher. She is an author of both picture books and books for middle readers, but is probably best known for the 1986 Newbery Medal-winning book SARAH, PLAN AND TALL. Many of her books reflect the theme of the strength and importance of family.