Showing 1–1 of 1 title

  • Award year: 2007
  • Audience: Middle
  • Author: Cynthia Lord
  • Rules

    “A boy can take off his shirt to swim, but not his shorts.” Twelve-year-old Catherine creates rules for her younger, autistic brother David in an attempt to normalize his life and her own. In her debut novel, Lord's heroine learns to use words to forge connections with her brother, her workaholic father, and a paraplegic friend.