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All rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook / Leslie Connor.

Connor, Leslie (author.).

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  • 49 of 52 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rowayton Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rowayton Library J CON (Text to phone) 33625122927614 Juvenile Green Dot Available -

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General Note:
Includes sneak peak of Leslie Connor's novel, "The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle."
Summary, etc.: "Eleven-year-old Perry was born and raised by his mom at the Blue River Co-ed Correctional Facility in tiny Surprise, Nebraska. His mom is a resident on Cell Block C, and so far Warden Daugherty has made it possible for them to be together. That is, until a new district attorney discovers the truth--and Perry is removed from the facility and forced into a foster home. When Perry moves to the "outside" world, he feels trapped. Desperate to be reunited with his mom, Perry goes on a quest for answers about her past crime. As he gets closer to the truth, he will discover that love makes people resilient no matter where they come from . but can he find a way to tell everyone what home truly means?"--Provided by Amazon.com.
Target Audience Note:
8-12.
Grades 5-7.
540L Lexile.
Decoding demand: 92 (very high) Semantic demand: 100 (very high) Syntactic demand: 80 (high) Structure demand: 88 (very high) Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 3.8 11 180473.
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Intermediate, 2020.
Subject: Foster children Nebraska Juvenile fiction
Foster home care Juvenile fiction
Mothers and sons Juvenile fiction
Nebraska Juvenile fiction
Children of women prisoners Juvenile fiction
Perseverance (Ethics) Juvenile fiction
Genre: Bildungsromans.
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