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The Wonder Kid (2006)


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LocationCall NumberItem Status
Kids' FictionJ/FICTION/HARRAR,GAvailable
Published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2006
Description:  243 p. : ill. ; 19 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780618563173, 0618563172 (hardcover), 0618563172 :,
Language:  English

"A portion of this novel first appeared in Dickinson Review, 1999."

In the summer of 1954, eleven-year-old Jesse James MacLean contracts polio, but with a friend's help and despite his unsympathetic father, he finds ways to prove that his spirit is still strong

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Added--20070619 yjfic

Additional Credits:
Winiarski, Anthony, ill

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