By Lisa Graff
Albie hasn't ever been the neatest child in his type. He hasn't ever been the tallest. Or the easiest at health club. Or the best artist. Or the main musical. in truth, Albie has a protracted checklist of the issues he is not first-class at. But then Albie will get a brand new babysitter, Calista, who is helping him determine the entire issues he is reliable at and the way he can take pleasure in himself.
A ideal better half to Lisa Graff's nationwide ebook Award-nominated A Tangle of Knots, this novel explores an analogous subject matter in a pragmatic modern global the place children will simply be capable of relate their very own struggles to Albie's. nice for lovers of Rebecca Stead's Liar and Spy, RJ Palacio's Wonder and Cynthia Lord's Rules.
Praise for Lisa Graff's novels
Tangle of Knots (nominated for a countrywide booklet Award)
* "Combining the literary sensibility of E. B. White with the insouciance of Louis Sachar, Graff has written a tangle that are supposed to fulfill readers for years to come."--Booklist, starred review
Double puppy Dare
"Graff's...story is lighthearted and funny, yet in truth addresses the sentiments linked to divorce. Her characters' voices, interactions, and hangups are relatable, as they conflict one another and comply with their households' reconfigurations."--Publishers Weekly
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Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff