Tiny Infinities
Tiny Infinities
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Tiny Infinities

Written and illustrated by J. H. Diehl
Published by Chronicle Books
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When Alice’s dad moves out, leaving her with her troubled mother, she does the only thing that feels right: she retreats to her family’s old Renaissance tent in the backyard, determined to live there until her dad comes home. In an attempt to keep at least one part of her summer from changing, Alice focuses on her quest to swim freestyle fast enough to get on her swim team’s record board. But summers contain multitudes, and soon Alice meets an odd new friend, Harriet, whose obsession with the school’s science fair is equal only to her conviction that Alice’s best stroke is backstroke, not freestyle. Most unexpected of all is an unusual babysitting charge, Piper, who is mute—until Alice hears her speak. A funny and honest middle-grade novel, this sharply observed depiction of family, friendship, and Alice’s determination to prove herself—as a babysitter, as a friend, as a daughter, as a person—rings loud and true.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781452163352
    Publication Date
    May 8, 2018
    Page Count
    352
    Words Per Page
    212
    Reading Age
    10 - 14 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2017013879
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1452163359
    Lexile® Level
    790L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~S
    ATOS® Book Level
    5.4
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    12
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    195542
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    MG

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