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Okay for Now

Gary D. Schmidt

Library Binding

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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (4/4/2011)
Paperback (2/5/2013)
Paperback, Large Print (1/28/2020)
Hardcover (4/5/2011)
Prebound (2/5/2013)

Spring 2011 Kids' Next List

“Following The Wednesday Wars, Doug Swieteck returns as he and his family move to 'stupid' Marysville in upstate New York. Completely awed by his hero, Yankee baseball player Joe Pepitone, and trying valiantly to be nothing like his abusive, often drunken father, Doug has more than his share of obstacles. It's 1968: Doug's brother is in Vietnam, the Apollo 11 moonwalk is nearing, and Doug is hiding two big secrets. Phenomenal characters and impossible odds make this tale of an amazing young man funny, tender, and inspiring.”
— Jane Morck, Third Place Books, Lake Forest Park, WA
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Large Print�s increased font size and wider line spacing maximizes reading legibility, and has been proven to advance comprehension, improve fluency, reduce eye fatigue, and boost engagement in young readers of all abilities, especially struggling, reluctant, and striving readers.

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Publication Date: February 7, 2020