The Boy on the Porch

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Fans of Newbery Medal winner Sharon Creech's Ruby Holler will love her latest tween novel about finding family when you least expect it.

When a young couple finds a boy asleep on their porch, their lives take a surprising turn. Unable to speak, the boy Jacob can't explain his history. All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for him.

And, as their connection and friendship with Jacob grow, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family and begin to see the world in brand-new ways.

The Boy on the Porch is a singular story about opening your heart and discovering home in unexpected places.

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Publisher
Harper Collins
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Published on
Sep 3, 2013
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Pages
176
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ISBN
9780062207777
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Features
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Language
English
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Genres
Juvenile Fiction / Family / Adoption
Juvenile Fiction / Family / Multigenerational
Juvenile Fiction / Social Themes / Friendship
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This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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