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The Boy on the Porch

By Sharon author Creech

Fans of Newbery Medal winner Sharon Creech's Ruby Holler will love her latest tween novel about finding family when you least expect it.

When a young couple finds a boy asleep on their porch, their lives take a surprising turn. Unable to speak, the boy Jacob can't explain his history. All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for him.

And, as their connection and friendship with Jacob grow, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family and begin to see the world in brand-new ways.

The Boy on the Porch is a singular story about opening your heart and discovering home in unexpected places.

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The boy on the porch

Availability

2 available at Main (Downtown)
  • C Creech, Children's Fiction
  • C Creech, Children's Fiction
1 available at Eastover
  • C Creech, Children's Fiction
1 available at Northeast
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1 available at St. Andrews (Broad River)
  • C Creech, Children's Fiction

Publish Date

2013

ISBN

9780061892356


Format: Book
Author: Creech, Sharon author
Summary: "One day a young couple wakes to find a boy asleep on their porch. Unable to speak, the boy cannot explain his history. What kind of people would leave their child with strangers? All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for this boy. As their connection to him grows, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family, but how long can their happiness last?"-- From dust jacket flap.
Title: The boy on the porch / Sharon Creech.
Publisher Date: New York, NY : Joanna Cotler Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2013]
Subject: Missing children -- Juvenile fiction. Mute persons -- Juvenile fiction. Parenthood -- Juvenile fiction.
Isbn: 9780061892356 (trade) 0061892351 (trade)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 5
System Items Total: 8
Call Number: C Creech
Oclc: 827259723
Upc:
Bib Id: 455226

Format: Book
Author: Creech, Sharon author.
Summary: "One day a young couple wakes to find a boy asleep on their porch. Unable to speak, the boy cannot explain his history. What kind of people would leave their child with strangers? All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for this boy. As their connection to him grows, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family, but how long can their happiness last?"-- From dust jacket flap.
Title: The boy on the porch / Sharon Creech.
Edition: First edition.
Publisher, Date: New York, NY : Joanna Cotler Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2013]
Description: 151 pages ; 20 cm
Subjects: Missing children -- Juvenile fiction.
Subjects: Mute persons -- Juvenile fiction.
Subjects: Parenthood -- Juvenile fiction.
ISBN: 9780061892356 (trade)
ISBN: 0061892351 (trade)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 5
Total Copies: 8
Call Number: C Creech