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Mama's going to buy you a mockingbird

Author: Jean Little
Publisher: Ontario, Canada : Puffin Books, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jeremy is not having a good summer. His best friends have moved away, and he has to stay at the cottage with only his little sister and his Aunt Margery. His parents have remained in the city so his father can have an operation. When Jeremy finally sees his father, he finds out that he has cancer and that he isn't going to get better. Suddenly, everything is different. Then Jeremy finds an unlikely friend in Tess,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Little
ISBN: 0140317376 9780140317374 0670803464 9780670803460
OCLC Number: 15059058
Target Audience: Interest age level : Ages 10-14.
Description: 213 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Jean Little.

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Jeremy is not having a good summer. His best friends have moved away, and he has to stay at the cottage with only his little sister and his Aunt Margery. His parents have remained in the city so his father can have an operation. When Jeremy finally sees his father, he finds out that he has cancer and that he isn't going to get better. Suddenly, everything is different. Then Jeremy finds an unlikely friend in Tess, who also knows what it's like to lose someone. And as their friendship grows, through good times and bad, Jeremy discovers that his father has left him something that will live forever ...

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