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Source:Henry Holt, Volume 1st, New York, p.133 (2001)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3556 .L523 U53 2001
Keywords:Drug abuse--Fiction, Family problems--Fiction, Fathers and sons--Fiction, Great-uncles--Fiction
Summary: When his long-absent father suddenly reappears, nine-year-old Rivers struggles with conflicting feelings and re-examines his relationship with the great-uncle who had served as his father.
Lexile measure 490; ages 7-11; Grade level 4.2; Fiction