Scholastic Press, Hardcover, 9780545416351, 256pp.
Publication Date: August 26, 2014
About the Author
Kirby Larson is the acclaimed author of the 2007 Newbery Honor book HATTIE BIG SKY; its sequel, HATTIE EVER AFTER; THE FRIENDSHIP DOLL; DEAR AMERICA: THE FENCES BETWEEN US; and DUKE. She has also written a number of picture books, including the award-winning TWO BOBBIES: A TRUE STORY OF HURRICANE KATRINA, FRIENDSHIP, AND SURVIVAL and NUBS: THE TRUE STORY OF A MUTT, A MARINE & A MIRACLE. She lives in Washington with her husband.