Crenshaw

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By Katherine Applegate
Publisher Feiwel & Friends
Crenshaw
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In her first novel since The One and Only Ivan, winner of the Newbery Medal, Katherine Applegate delivers an unforgettable and magical story about family, friendship, and resilience.Jackson and his family have fallen on hard times. Theres no more money for rent. And not much for food, either. His parents, his little sister, and their dog may have to live in their minivan. Again.Crenshaw is a cat. Hes large, hes outspoken, and hes imaginary. He has come back into Jacksons life to help him. But is an imaginary friend enough to save this family from losing everything?Beloved author Katherine Applegate proves in unexpected ways that friends matter, whether real or imaginary. This title has Common Core connections.

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25023 words25,023 words
256 pages256 pages
Lexile 540LLexile 540L
Grade 3 to 7Grade 3 to 7
Age 8-12Age 8-12
Published 2015Published 2015

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Book ISBN:

1250043239

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