Mamas Going To Buy You A Mockingbird

by Jean Little

Penguin Canada | August 2, 2005 | Trade Paperback

Mamas Going To Buy You A Mockingbird is rated 5 out of 5 by 1.
A Jean Little Classic

Jeremy is not having a good summer. His best friends have moved away, and he has to stay at the cottage with only his little sister and Aunt Margery. His parents have remained in the city so his father can have an operation.

When Jeremy finally sees him again, he finds out that his father has cancer and isn't going to get better. Suddenly, everything is different. Then Jeremy finds an unlikely friend in Tess, who knows what it's like to lose someone. As his friendship with her grows, through good times and bad, Jeremy discovers that his father has left him something that will live forever...

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 256 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 0.5 in

Published: August 2, 2005

Publisher: Penguin Canada

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0143312375

ISBN - 13: 9780143312376

Found in: Fiction and Literature
Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Book Ever This book is probably one of the best books that I have ever read. It had a very interesting plot, well described charecters and lots of other great things! I would recomend this book to anybody who likes books about real-life conflicts. Anyways, you should read this book now! Ok? Good. Byebye!
Date published: 2006-04-24

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Mamas Going To Buy You A Mockingbird

Mamas Going To Buy You A Mockingbird

by Jean Little

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 256 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 0.5 in

Published: August 2, 2005

Publisher: Penguin Canada

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0143312375

ISBN - 13: 9780143312376

From the Publisher

A Jean Little Classic

Jeremy is not having a good summer. His best friends have moved away, and he has to stay at the cottage with only his little sister and Aunt Margery. His parents have remained in the city so his father can have an operation.

When Jeremy finally sees him again, he finds out that his father has cancer and isn't going to get better. Suddenly, everything is different. Then Jeremy finds an unlikely friend in Tess, who knows what it's like to lose someone. As his friendship with her grows, through good times and bad, Jeremy discovers that his father has left him something that will live forever...

About the Author

Beloved and award-winning author Jean Little has garnered numerous accolades for her work. Born in Taiwan to Canadian doctors who were serving as missionaries, she was legally blind from birth. Little obtained a B.A. in English Language & Literature from the University of Toronto. She went on to write 44 more works, including novels, picture books, poetry, short stories, and two autobiographical books. She has six honorary degrees and is a Member of the Order of Canada. Little lives in Guelph, Ontario, with her family.

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12