By Ann M. Martin
Ann Martin's extra special Newbery Honor ebook, now in paperback
The summer season Hattie turns 12, her predictable small-town existence is grew to become on finish while her uncle Adam returns domestic for the 1st time in over ten years. Hattie hasn't ever met him, by no means recognized approximately him. He's been institutionalized; his consists of schizophrenia and autism.
Hattie, a shy woman who prefers the corporate of adults, takes instantly to her excitable uncle, even if the remainder of the relations — her mom and dad and grandparents — have hassle facing his excessive approach of seeing the area. And Adam, too, sees that Hattie is designated, that her quiet, shy methods aren't a disability...
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