About this title: "A unusual, compassionate story about a high-school student in a Special Ed calss. . . . The brilliance of Wolff's book is that she never preaches. Upbeat, honest, and not without humor, it echoes with the mood swings that most teenagers share".--School Library Journal. IRA Children's Book Award; International PEN Children's Book Award; Booklist Best of the 1980s.
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