Jake (Library Binding)

By Audrey Couloumbis

Random House Books for Young Readers, 9780375956300, 162pp.

Publication Date: September 28, 2010


About the Author

Audrey Couloumbis's first book for children, "Getting Near to Baby," won the Newbery Honor in 2000. Audrey is also the author of several other highly acclaimed books for young readers, including "The Misadventures of Maude March" (which was named a Book Sense 76 Pick, a New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing Selection, and a National Parenting Publications Gold Award Winner), Love Me Tender (a Book Sense Summer 2008 Pick) and "War Games, " which she coauthored with her husband, Akila Couloumbis (a Junior Library Guild Selection). Audrey lives in upstate New York and Florida with her dog, Phoebe, and Phoebe's two pet parakeets, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum.