- Author: Ruth White
- Read Aloud Grade Range: 5 - Adult
- Read Alone Grade Range: 5 - Adult
- Newbery Award
- Binding: pb
- Pages: 224
When Belle Prater disappears, her son Woodrow moves in with his grandparents, right next door to his cousin Gypsy and her family.
Over the course of their sixth grade school year, the two children discover they have a whole lot more in common than they could have ever imagined. A deep book about love, abandonment, and family relations. Moving and thought-provoking.