The One Hundredth Thing About Caroline (Hardcover)

By Lois Lowry, Diane de Groat (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780395348291, 160pp.

Publication Date: October 24, 1983

List Price: 17.00*
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Description

When their mother starts to date the mystery man on the fifth floor, who has been instructed by his agent to "eliminate the children" by the first of May, eleven-year-old Caroline and her older brother figure they're targeted to be the victims of a savage crime.


About the Author

Lois Lowry is the author of more than forty books for children and young adults, including the New York Times bestselling Giver Quartet and popular Anastasia Krupnik series. She has received countless honors, among them the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, the California Young Reader’s Medal, and the Mark Twain Award. She received Newbery Medals for two of her novels, Number the Stars and The Giver. Her first novel, A Summer to Die, was awarded the International Reading Association’s Children’s Book Award. Ms. Lowry lives in Maine. To learn more about Lois Lowry, see her website at loislowry.com or follow her on Twitter @LoisLowryWriter.



Diane deGroat is the award-winning illustrator of more than 130 books. She lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.


Praise For The One Hundredth Thing About Caroline

"Lowry's style is bright, fast-paced, and funny, with skillfully drawn, believable characters." School Library Journal