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Sahara Special

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 65 Ratings and 65 Reviews

Book Description
Esmé Raji Codell, author of the bestselling Educating Esmé: Diary of a Teacher's First Year, makes her children's book debut with the warm, funny novel Sahara Special. "Can't a woman get a divorce without her kid going special ed on her?" This is the question Sahara's mother asks her daughter after a huge stack of letters that she'd written to her dad (but never mailed) falls out of her locke... More
Book Information
PublisherHyperion Juvenile
BindingPaperback (18 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages192
ISBN-10B002MAQT9C
Publication Date09/01/2004
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About Esme Raji Codell (Author) : HI!!! I'm the lucky author of several books for children and a couple for grown-ups, and the site director for www.planetesme.com. I have worked as a bookseller, a fifth grade teacher, a school lib... more
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7/30/2009 Mary Sandford said: Sahara is enchanting and a girl everyone should have for a friend. Loved this book!
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6/23/2009 julia b tagged as: I recommend, I read

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4/27/2009 Sarah Dooley tagged as: I recommend

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2/19/2008 Heather Elia said: One of my favorite children's books. So beautifully written.
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