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The Alfred Summer


Book Description
It all started when Lester saved Alfred's life. Neither of the boys-Lester with cerebral palsy, mentally challenged Alfred-has ever had a real friend before. Then they're joined by gentle giant Myron, and Claire, the tomboy. The four band together to work on the rowboat Myron is building in his basement-and, as they do, they learn about each other, friendship, and the world. First published to g... More
Book Information
PublisherScholastic Paperbacks
BindingPaperback (14 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages128
ISBN-100590405705
ISBN-13978-0590405706
Publication Date09/1982
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About Jan Slepian (Author) : Jan Slepian is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Jan Slepian include Hungry Thing, The Alfred Summer.
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