Monkey Island by Paula Fox

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'ALA Best Book for Young Adults ALA Notable Book for ChildrenA Horn Book Fanfare Selection  “An emotionally powerful story . . . These are characters readers will understand and care about. . . . Masterfully crafted.” —The Horn Book Magazine, starred review   “[Fox] tells with almost unbearable clarity about a boy’s quest to find himself.” —Booklist, starred review   “Exquisitely crafted with spare but resonant detail . . . an absorbing, profoundly disturbing but ultimately hopeful story.” —Kirkus Reviews, pointer review   “Delicate and moving . . . A relentless story that succeeds in conveying the bitter facts.” —The New York Times Book Review   “A quietly terrifying, wholly compelling novel . . . Once again, Fox displays her remarkable ability to render life as seen by a sensitive child. . . . Clear-eyed and unblinking as ever, she shows us the grit, misery and despair of the homeless.” —Publishers Weekly   “A carefully crafted, thoughtful book.” —School Library Journal  '
'ALA Best Book for Young Adults ALA Notable Book for ChildrenA Horn Book Fanfare Selection  “An emotionally powerful story . . . These are characters readers will understand and care about. . . . Masterfully crafted.” —The Horn Book Magazine, starred review   “[Fox] tells with almost unbearable clarity about a boy’s quest to find himself.” —Booklist, starred review   “Exquisitely crafted with spare but resonant detail . . . an absorbing, profoundly disturbing but ultimately hopeful story.” —Kirkus Reviews, pointer review   “Delicate and moving . . . A relentless story that succeeds in conveying the bitter facts.” —The New York Times Book Review   “A quietly terrifying, wholly compelling novel . . . Once again, Fox displays her remarkable ability to render life as seen by a sensitive child. . . . Clear-eyed and unblinking as ever, she shows us the grit, misery and despair of the homeless.” —Publishers Weekly   “A carefully crafted, thoughtful book.” —School Library Journal  '
Publisher: Open Road Media Teen & Tween ISBN: 9781504037419 Pages: 160