eBook Like Jake and Me download
by Mavis Jukes
Author: Mavis Jukes
Publisher: Yearling (December 27, 2005)
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Category: Children's Books
Subcategory: Growing Up and Facts of Life
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Like Jake and Me. Mavis Jukes. Timid Alex strives to be like his rugged cowboy stepfather, and the two find a common bond when Alex 'rescues' Jake from a wolf spider. Jukes' quiet observations are unfaltering in their perceptiveness. Radiant full-page pastel illustrations serve as a striking counterpoint. This is an uplifting celebration of a new family's understanding, acceptance and love that resonates with truth and humor. -(starred) School Library Journal.
Mavis Jukes is the award-winning author of several books for children and teenagers, including the Newbery Honor Book Like Jake and Me. Her other titles include No One is Going to Nashville, Blackberries in the Dark, Getting Even, Wild Iris Bloom, and I'll See You in My Dreams. Mavis taught school for several years - and was a lawyer - before becoming a children's book writer.
Like Jake and Me is a children's novel by author Mavis Jukes with illustrations by Lloyd Bloom. It was published in 2005 by Yearling. Like Jake and Me was a Newbery Medal Honor book in 1985 and is a story about the difficult relationship between a stepfather and stepson and how they come to see eye to eye. Like Jake and Me is a story about a young boy named Alex whose mother has remarried and is expecting twins with Alex's new stepfather, Jake.
Mavis Jukes (born May 3, 1947 in Nyack, New York), is an American author of novels for children. Before becoming an author, Jukes was a lawyer and a teacher. Her first book, No One is Going to Nashville, was published in 1983. She has also published nonfiction books for children and pre-teens about puberty. Her books are usually health-based. She lives with her husband, the sculptor and painter Robert H. Hudson, and their daughters in Sonoma County, California.
Like Jake and Me (Hardcover) by Mavis Jukes what an endearing story, of a man and an young boy learning to bond. She received the Newbery Honor distinction in 1985 for her book Like Jake and M. . The pictures are amazing, and the story is just the sweetest thing i have run across in a long time.Books by Mavis Jukes. Mor. rivia About Like Jake and Me.
About Like Jake and Me. In this Newbery Honor-winning story from 1984, a new family builds a relationship as.Jukes’ quiet observations are unfaltering in their perceptiveness. Radiant full-page pastel illustrations serve as a striking counterpoint
About Like Jake and Me. In this Newbery Honor-winning story from 1984, a new family builds a relationship as a stepfather and stepson celebrate their differences and take heart in their similarities. About Like Jake and Me. Illus. This is an uplifting celebration of a new family’s understanding, acceptance and love that resonates with truth and humor. –(starred) School Library Journal. See all books by Mavis Jukes.