Dinky Hocker Shoots Smack!
Fifteen-year-old Tucker Woolf's life changes in many ways when he meets the unusual, overweight girl named Dinky Hocker who gives his cat a home. An ALA Notable Children's Book.
"...The characters ring true, every one; the dialogue has vitality and humor; the book has an integrity of conception..." --Chicago Tribune, Book World
"This author's talent is abundantly evident... Wildly humorous and, at the same time, touching..." --Publishers Weekly
M. E. Kerr is a winner of the American Library Association's Margaret A. Edwards Award for Lifetime Achievement and the ALAN award from the National Council of Teachers of English. Ms. Kerr lives in East Hampton on New York's Long Island.
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|Lexile ® Measure||640L|
|Product Type||Paperback Books|
|Primary Contributor||M. E. Kerr|
|Age Groups||Ages 13 to 15, Ages 16 to 18|