2011 BEST BOOKS FOR CHILDREN: THE COMPLETE LIST [SHOWING SLIDE 41 OF 66]
Kirkus Star
by Gary D. Schmidt

"By the end of this tale, replete with allusions to Our Town, Doug realizes he's pretty happy in Marysville, where holding hands with the green-eyed girl—and a first kiss—rival whatever might be happening on the moon. (Historical fiction. 10-14)"

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