Also Known as Elvis
The summer before eighth grade, Skeezie has to work while his friends have fun. Worse, his dad returns after a two-year absence—and wants Skeezie to live with him.
JLG Release: Jul 2014
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
Booklist, The Horn Book Guide, Kirkus Reviews, School Library Journal
School Library Journal
6 1/8" x 8 1/4"
Level 4.5; Points: 7;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 4.7; Points: 12;
Potentially Sensitive Areas
Language: Mild Language, Language: Racial or Ethnic Epithet/Slur, Language: Homophobic Slur
Single-parent families, Summer employment, Fathers and sons, Mothers and sons, Family life, Friendship,