Missing May

Missing May Cover

Missing May

By Cynthia Rylant

Scholastic, Hardcover, 9780531059968, 96pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 1992

Twelve-year-old Summer, her classmate Cletus, and her grieving Uncle Ob set off across West Virginia in search of a "Small Medium at Large" in fond hopes of reaching Aunt May beyond the grave. Their journey is heartening, funny, and altogether unforgettable. 1993 Newbery Medal.