The Great Gilly Hopkins

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Product Details

Price
$6.99  $6.43
Publisher
HarperCollins
Publish Date
Pages
192
Dimensions
5.1 X 7.6 X 0.6 inches | 0.3 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780064402019

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About the Author

Katherine Paterson is the author of more than 30 books, including 16 novels for children and young adults such as Bridge to Terabithia, Jacob Have I Loved, The Master Puppeteer, and The Great Gilly Hopkins. She has twice won the National Book Award and twice the Newbury Medal. In 2000, she was named a Living Legend by the Library of Congress. She is currently a vice-president of the National Childrenรข (TM)s Book and Literacy Alliance.

Reviews

"The arrogant, bitter heroine of this moving story is a wisecracking, gum-chewing kid who has been shuttled from one foster home to another. . . . [She is portrayed] with warmth and wit, in a story filled with love and compassion."--CE
"This perceptive story draws strength from its finely delineated characters and rich, moving narrative."--ALA Booklist
"This fabulous book will give you rich discussions about her anger and how in that anger, she reacts without thinking." 15 Banned Books Every Tween and Teen Should Read--Brightly
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