by Kevin Henkes
Hardcover, 229 pages, Harpercollins Childrens Books, List Price: $16.99 |
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The Caldecott Medal-winning creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse follows the second-grade year of young Billy Miller, who struggles to navigate the pitfalls of elementary school, appreciate a pesky younger sibling and help his busy parents.
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