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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (441 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Jane Leslie Conly Narrator: Ed Begley, Ed Begley Publisher: Penguin Random House Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Increasingly alienated from his widowed father, Vernon joins his friends in ridiculing the neighborhood outcasts: Maxine, an alcoholic prone to outrageous behavior, and Ronald, her retarded son. But when a social service agency tries to put Ronald into a special home, Vernon fights against the move.

1994 Newbery Honor Book
Notable Children's Books of 1994 (ALA)
1994 Best Books for Young Adults (ALA)
1994 Young Adult Editors' Choices (BL)
1994 Books for the Teen Age (NY Public Library)
Young Adult Choices for 1995 (IRA) Download and start listening now!


Quotes & Awards

  • A 1994 Newbery Honor Book
  • A 1994 ALA Notable Book
  • A 1994 ALA Best Book for Young Adults
  • A 1994 Booklist Editors’ Choice: Young Adult
  • A New York Public Library Book for Teens
  • Winner of Newbery Honor Books, 1994

Listener Opinions

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Helen | 2/1/2014

    " It's been a while since I've read this book. Seems like I didnt like it when I read it. Can't remember what the book was about though. Guess it didn't make an impression on me. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Andrea Thomas, Greenville | 1/18/2014

    " This book shows you how the power of friendship can change the lives of others. The main character, Vernon, learns how to deal with his own struggles and loss of his mom through helping a special needs boy and his "crazy" mom. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Courtney | 1/14/2014

    " It was a real good lesson. If you want to see how the lady got her name "Crazy Lady". "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Xsmartin | 12/13/2013

    " Loved it but it broke my heart. "

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