Pictures of Hollis Woods

Product Number: EB00168278
Released: Dec 30, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307542281
Publisher: Yearling
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Description

This Newbery Honor book about a girl who has never known family fighting for her first true home "will leave readers . . . satisfied" (Kirkus Reviews). Hollis Woods is the place where a baby was abandoned is the baby's name is an artist is now a twelve-year-old girl who's been in so many foster homes she can hardly remember them all. When Hollis is sent to Josie, an elderly artist who is quirky and affectionate, she wants to stay. But Josie is growing more forgetful every day. If Social Services finds out, they'll take Hollis away and move Josie into a home. Well, Hollis Woods won't let anyone separate them. She's escaped the system before; this time, she's taking Josie with her. Still, even as she plans her future with Josie, Hollis dreams of the past summer with the Regans, fixing each special moment of her days with them in pictures she'll never forget. Patricia Reilly Giff captures the yearning for a place to belong in this warmhearted story, which stresses the importance of artistic vision, creativity, and above all, family.

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Original Publish Date: Dec 30, 2008

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Narrator(s): Hope Davis
Product Number Z100010956
Released: Oct 17, 2006
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Listening Library
ISBN: #9780739330432
Text
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Teacher's Guide
Product Number 44395
Released: Aug 23, 2006
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781419379468
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Text - Paperback
Product Number 14532
Released: Nov 03, 2005
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Publisher: Dragonfly Books
ISBN: #9780440415787

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