A Long Way from Chicago : A Novel in Stories
Join Joey and his sister Mary Alice as they spend nine unforgettable summers with the worst influence imaginable-their grandmother!
- Paperback | 160 pages
- 127 x 177.8 x 15.24mm | 136.08g
- 12 Apr 2004
- Puffin Books
- New York, NY, United States
- Puffin Mod Clas.
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A rollicking celebration of an eccentric grandmother and childhood memories. ("School Library Journal", starred review)
About Richard Peck
Born in Decatur, IIlinois, Richard Peck has written over 41 books for young readers. He is the winner of the 1990 Margaret A. Edwards Award, a prestigious award sponsored by the Young Adult Library Services Association of the American Library Association in cooperation with the School Library Journal; the 1990 National Council of Teachers of English/ALAN Award for outstanding contributions to young adult literature; and the Mystery Writers of America Edgar Allan Poe Award. In 2001 Mr. Peck was awarded the Newbery Medal for A Year Down Yonder.