Honesdale, Penn. : WordSong, c2013
84 p. ; 20 cm ISBN/ISSN:
1590789857 (hardcover) :, 9781590789858 (hardcover) :, 9781590789858, 1590789857 :, Language:
Winner of the 2014 Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book Award
Gabby daydreams to tune out her parents' arguments, but when her parents divorce and she begins a new school, daydreaming gets her into trouble. Her mother scolds her for it, her teacher keeps telling her to pay attention, and the other kids tease her...until she finds a friend who also daydreams and her teacher decides to work a daydreaming-writing session into every school day. With a notebook "thick with daydreams," Gabby grows more confident about herself and her future. This verse novel poignantly celebrates the power of writing and the inspiration a good teacher can deliver
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