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Author: Cynthia Kadohata
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First Atheneum books for Young Readers paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Twelve-year-old Jaden, an emotionally damaged adopted boy fascinated by electricity, feels a connection to a small, weak toddler with special needs in Kazakhstan, where Jaden's family is trying to adopt a "normal" baby.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Love stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Kadohata
ISBN: 9781442412767 1442412763
OCLC Number: 926047808
Awards: Commended for Georgia Children's Book Award (Children's Book) 2017
Target Audience: Ages 10-14.
Description: 225 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Cynthia Kadohata.

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