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Orbiting Jupiter

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The two-time Newbery Honor winner Gary D. Schmidt delivers the shattering story of Joseph, a father at thirteen, who has never seen his daughter, Jupiter. After spending time in a juvenile facility, he’s placed with a foster family on a farm in rural Maine. Here Joseph, damaged and withdrawn, meets twelve-year-old Jack, who narrates the account of the troubled, passionate teen who wants to find his baby at any cost. In this riveting novel, two boys discover the true meaning of family and the sacrifices it requires.


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Publisher‏:‎Clarion Books; Reprint edition (May 2, 2017)
Language‏:‎English
Paperback‏:‎192 pages
ISBN-10‏:‎0544938399
ISBN-13‏:‎978-0544938397
Reading age‏:‎12 years and up
Lexile measure‏:‎740L
Grade level‏:‎7 – 9
Item Weight‏:‎6.4 ounces
Dimensions‏:‎5.5 x 0.49 x 8.25 inches

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