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The Tuesday Cafe

by Don Trembath

tagged: coming of age, general (see also headings under social themes), art
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list price: $9.95
edition:Paperback
published: Jan 1996
pages: 128
ISBN:9781551430744
publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Description

His parents don't seem to understand what is going on in his life at all. He's not doing well at school. And a juvenile court judge has just ordered him to write a 2000-word essay on how he's going to turn his life around.
Now his mother has enrolled him in a writing class called The Tuesday Cafe, but it's not the kind of class she expected.
It all started with a small fire in a garbage can. Unfortunately, the garbage can was in the hallway of Harper's school and...
The Tuesday Cafe is the first of four books in the Harper Winslow series.
Book two is A Fly Named Alfred.
Book three is A Beatiful Place on Yonge Street.
Book four is The Popsicle Journal.

About the Author

Don Trembath's first book, The Tuesday Cafe, was published in 1996. Don also teaches writing at MacEwan University in Edmonton, and regularly visit schools and libraries across the country. Don currently lives in the town of Morinville, Alberta with his wife, Lisa, their three kids, three laid back cats, and their neighbor's big dog.

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Recommended Age and Grade
Age:
12
Grade:
8 to 12
Awards
  • Commended, CCBC Our Choice
  • Short-listed, PNLA Young Reader's Choice nominee
  • Short-listed, ALA Popular Paperbacks
  • Long-listed, ALA Best Books for Young Adults
  • Short-listed, Children's Literature Choice List nominee
  • Long-listed, YALSA Quick Picks
  • Short-listed, Blue Heron Book Award nominee
  • Winner, R. Ross Annett Award
  • Commended, CCBC Our Choice
Editorial Review

"For any hockey fans out there, this is definitely a must read!"

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