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A fun story for students with divorced parents. The main character Max is a 3rd grader who spends weekends at his dad’s apartment. Although the they do fun things together it doesn’t quite feel like home…yet! Can Max learn to call Dad’s apartment home?
I hope to use this book for my character unit with my ELL and striving readers in 5th grade. Great characterization & fun adventures will have students cracking up at scenes like “the sore butt blues.” The book is told in several parts which
Divorce is so hard on children. I would know. I am one even though I am well into being an adult now.
Linda Urban gets it right about the angst & changes children incur when visiting the ‘gone’ parent in new surroundings. She nails the parent too, in this case, the father who feels out of the loop.
Illustrated by Katie Kath. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
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