House Arrest

Chronicle Books
Ages 9-12
44
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Timothy is on probation. It's a strange word—something that happens to other kids, to delinquents, not to kids like him. And yet, he is under house arrest for the next year. He must check in weekly with a probation officer and a therapist, and keep a journal for an entire year. And mostly, he has to stay out of trouble. But when he must take drastic measures to help his struggling family, staying out of trouble proves more difficult than Timothy ever thought it would be. By turns touching and funny, and always original, House Arrest is a middlegrade novel in verse about one boy's path to redemption as he navigates life with a sick brother, a grieving mother, and one tough probation officer.
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About the author

K.A. Holt is the author of Rhyme Schemer and House Arrest, along with several other books for young people. She lives with her family in Austin, Texas, and is active within the vibrant Texas writing community.

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Additional Information

Publisher
Chronicle Books
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Published on
Oct 6, 2015
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Pages
304
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ISBN
9781452140841
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Language
English
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Genres
Juvenile Fiction / Family / General
Juvenile Fiction / Stories in Verse
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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