Mick Harte Was Here

Mick Harte Was Here

By Barbara Park; Sam Llewellyn

Random House Children's Books, Paperback, 9780679882039, 96pp.

Publication Date: August 27, 1996

How could someone like Phoebe's brother die? Mick Harte was one of the coolest kids you d ever want to meet. Mick was also the kid who would still be alive now if he d only worn his bicycle helmet. . . .

About the Author
Barbara Park is one of today's funniest and most popular authors for middle-graders. Her many successful novels include "Mick Harte Was Here, " which received fifteen state Children's Choice awards, including the Texas Bluebonnet Award; "The Kid in the Red Jacket;" and "Skinnybones." She is also the best-selling author of the Junie B. Jones books, and "Psssst...It's Me, the Bogeyman, " a picture book.

Ms. Park lives in Scottsdale, Arizona, with her husband, Richard.

It is sad but true that Sam Llewellyn very nearly was a rock star, and can still be spotted playing the guitar loudly in some very odd places. But until the record contract arrives, his day job is writing books for children, teens, and adults, including "Little Darlings,"

Praise For Mick Harte Was Here

"A full-fledged and fully convincing drama" (Publishers Weekly).