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The Potato Kid

3.42  ·  Rating Details ·  12 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Fourteen-year-old Ellis thinks her summer is ruined when her family takes in ten-year-old Lilac, a child from the potato country of northern Maine.
Hardcover, 172 pages
Published October 1st 1989 by Atheneum Books
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Tipsy Pixy
Jun 14, 2015 Tipsy Pixy rated it liked it
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In this book the main character, Ellis, is off for summer vacation and has it all planned out. However, her mother volunteers to bring an unprivileged child, Lilac, into their home and has Ellis spend all of her time with her. Ellis doesn't like Lilac and is frustrated with the whole situation. She drags Lilac around with her and tries to entertain her anyway she can. This book is a well written and I would recommend it for someone in grade/middle school.
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