Make lemonade

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H. Holt,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 5 - AR Pts: 5
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Jolly is seventeen. She can't really spell. She doesn't have much of a job. And she has two little kids from two different, absent fathers.

Jolly knows she can't cope with Jilly and Jeremy all by herself. So she posts a notice on the school bulletin board: BABYSITTER NEEDED BAD. No one replies but Verna LaVaughn, who's only fourteen. How much help can she be?

For a while, Jolly, Jilly, Jeremy, and LaVaughn are an extraordinary family. Then LaVaughn takes the first steps toward building her own future, and Jolly begins the longs low process of turning the lemons of her life into lemonade.

Written in sixty-six chapters with text lines that break at natural speaking phrases, this is a startling novel by an extraordinary writer.

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Grouped Work ID 4e917724-1aa3-ba6b-8f9a-31ef3e321386
Full title make lemonade
Author wolff virginia euwer
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-01 04:38:18AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-23 04:41:05AM

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series Make lemonade trilogy
series_with_volume Make lemonade trilogy|1
subject_facet Babysitters -- Juvenile fiction, Babysitters -- Stories, Conduct of life -- Fiction, Conduct of life -- Stories, Poor -- Juvenile fiction, Poor -- Stories, Single-parent families -- Juvenile fiction, Single-parent families -- Stories, Teenage mothers -- Juvenile fiction, Teenage mothers -- Stories
title_display Make lemonade
title_full Make lemonade / Virginia Euwer Wolff
title_short Make lemonade
topic_facet Babysitters, Conduct of life, Poor, Single-parent families, Stories, Teenage mothers