The Silent Boy

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The Silent Boy

By Lois Lowry

Ember, Paperback, 9780307976086, 178pp.

Publication Date: February 14, 2012

Precocious Katy Thatcher comes to realize what a gentle, silent boy did for his family. He meant to help, not harm. It didn t turn out that way.
The author balances humor and generosity with the obstacles and injustice of Katy's world to depict a complete picture of the turn of the 20th century. Publishers Weekly, Starred

From the Paperback edition.