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Year of the jungle

Author: Suzanne Collins; James Proimos
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Scholastic Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st ed. ; [Folded and gathered galley]View 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: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Collins; James Proimos
OCLC Number: 857137421
Awards: Winner of Christopher Awards (Books for Young People) 2014
Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Seven to Ten) 2014
Commended for Parents Choice Awards (Fall) (2008-Up) (Picture Book) 2013
Commended for Gryphon Award 2014
Commended for Charlotte Zolotow Award 2014
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : 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, well known for her middle-school and YA fantasies, offers here a radical change of pace in this picture book story inspired by her own childhood, documenting the year young Suzy's father Read more...

 
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