Like Jake and Me

Like Jake and Me

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by Mavis Jukes, Lloyd Bloom
     
 

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In this Newbery Honor—winning story from 1984, a new family builds a relationship as a stepfather and stepson celebrate their differences and take heart in their similarities.

Overview

In this Newbery Honor—winning story from 1984, a new family builds a relationship as a stepfather and stepson celebrate their differences and take heart in their similarities.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
The Newbery Honor-winning story of a small boy meetingand learning to lovehis new stepfather. Ages 6-10. (September)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780440421221
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
12/27/2005
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
475,205
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 7.63(h) x 0.13(d)
Lexile:
400L (what's this?)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

Meet the Author

Mavis Jukes is the award-winning author of several books for children and teenagers, including the Newbery Honor Book Like Jake and Me . Her other titles include No One is Going to Nashville , Blackberries in the Dark , Getting Even , Wild Iris Bloom , and I'll See You in My Dreams . Mavis taught school for several years — and was a lawyer — before becoming a children's book writer. She volunteers as an attorney in the area of juvenile defense and is presently a language arts specialist in a public elementary school.

She lives with her husband, the artist Robert Hudson, and their teenage daughters in Sonoma County, California.

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Like Jake and Me 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Was up
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Hi
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Jake is that u?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
-Jake