The boy on the porch

Creech, Sharon, author.

New York, NY : Joanna Cotler Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2013]

151 pages ; 20 cm.

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"One day a young couple wakes to find a boy asleep on their porch. Unable to speak, the boy cannot explain his history. What kind of people would leave their child with strangers? All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for this boy. As their connection to him grows, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family, but how long can their happiness last?"-- Jkt. flap.

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ISBN:

978-0-06-189237-0 (lib. bdg.)

ISBN:

978-0-06-189237-0 (lib. bdg.)

ISBN:

978-0-06-189235-6 (trade)

ISBN:

978-0-06-189235-6 (trade)

LC Call No:

PZ7.C8615 Bo 2013

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Creech, Sharon, author.

Title:

The boy on the porch / Sharon Creech.

Edition:

First Edition.

Physical:

151 pages ; 20 cm.

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Summary:

"One day a young couple wakes to find a boy asleep on their porch. Unable to speak, the boy cannot explain his history. What kind of people would leave their child with strangers? All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for this boy. As their connection to him grows, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family, but how long can their happiness last?"-- Jkt. flap.

Target Audience:

Ages 8-12.

Subject:

Missing children--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Mute persons--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Parenthood--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Missing persons--Fiction.

Subject:

Mute persons--Fiction.

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