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Publisher Description

Newbery Medal Winner * Teachers’ Top 100 Books for Children * ALA Notable Children’s Book

Beverly Cleary’s timeless Newbery Medal-winning book explores difficult topics like divorce, insecurity, and bullying through the thoughts and emotions of a sixth-grade boy as he writes to his favorite author, Boyd Henshaw.

After his parents separate, Leigh Botts moves to a new town with his mother. Struggling to make friends and deal with his anger toward his absent father, Leigh loses himself in a class assignment in which he must write to his favorite author. When Mr. Henshaw responds, the two form an unexpected friendship that will change Leigh’s life forever.

From the beloved author of the Henry Huggins, Ramona Quimby, and Ralph S. Mouse series comes an epistolary novel about how to navigate and heal from life’s growing pains.

GENRE
Kids & Young Adults
NARRATOR
PP
Pedro Pascal
LENGTH
01:44
hr min
RELEASED
2009
April 28
PUBLISHER
HarperCollins
LANGUAGE
EN
English
SIZE
92.9
MB

Customer Reviews

Rasheed82 ,

A Great Book...

I remember reading this as a teenager and I stumbled on it here on itunes and I got it for my nephew and he loves it as much as I do, a very realistic and interesting book.

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