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Almost home collected stories. by Jonathan Schwartz

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English



  • United States


  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPZ4.S413 Al, PS3569.C566 Al
The Physical Object
Pagination225 p.
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5218673M
LC Control Number75113987

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Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store Book Clubs Book Fairs Scholastic Education Almost Home. By Joan Bauer. Grades. , Z+. Genre. Fiction When twelve-year-old Sugar's grandfather dies and her gambling father takes off yet again, Sugar and her mother lose their home in Missouri. Almost 25% of children In America live at or below the poverty line according to CBS’s 60 Mintues, — based on government statistics, that’s between million kids, and according to a New York Times article, million of them are homeless. Almost Home is a work of contemporary fiction by American author Joan Bauer. Taking place mostly in the inner city of Chicago, Illinois, it follows a twelve-year-old girl named Sugar Mae Cole who struggles to escape poverty in Missouri after the death of her grandfather. SHUSH Is a dog that was given to Sugar by a little girl one day from school whose dad was gonna give it away. He helped her go through tough times.

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