When Doug Swieteck’s family moves from New York City, Doug is miserable—until he meets a great girl and learns, from a book of Audubon prints, how to draw.
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ISBN: 9780547152608 Format: Print Book Edition: - Publisher: Clarion Page Count: 368 Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" Dewey Classification: Fiction Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.9, Points: 11 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.5, Points: 19 Lexile: Level: 850L Awards & Honors: 2011 National Book Award Finalist; Booklist 2011 Editors' Choice, Books for Youth, Fiction, Older Reader; Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Books of 2011; SLJ Best Books of 2011, Fiction; Amazon.com Best Books of 2011, Children's Middle Grade; The New York Times Notable Children's Books of 2011, Middle Grade; Booklist Lasting Connections of 2012, Language Arts; YALSA 2012 Best Fiction for Young Adults; ALA Notable Children 's Book 2012, Older; 2012 Winner CBC Children's Choice Book Awards, 5th to 6th Grade Book of the Year; 2012 Notable Children's Book in the English Language Arts; Booklist Top 10 Historical Fiction Books for Youth: 2012
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