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Year of the jungle

Author: Suzanne Collins; James Proimos
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Suzy spends her year in first grade waiting for her father, who is serving in Vietnam, and when the postcards stop coming she worries that he will never make it home.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Sophisticated picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Collins; James Proimos
ISBN: 9780545425162 0545425166
OCLC Number: 786461116
Awards: Booklist Editor's Choice, Young Readers 2013.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Responsibility: by Suzanne Collins ; illustrated by James Proimos.

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When Suzy's father is called to war in a faraway jungle, she struggles to deal with his absence. When will he return? As the months go by, measured by the arrival of postcards, Suzy's father starts  Read more...

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"Collins mines her own experience to tell a tender, personal story of war seen through a child's eyes. Firstgrader Suzy's father is deployed to Viet Nam. At first, though she misses him, she dreams Read more...

 
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