Source:G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, p.133 (2000)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3573 .O64524 M57 2000
Keywords:Brothers--Fiction, Coretta Scott King Award, 2001, Family problems--Fiction, Orphans--Fiction, Racially mixed people--Fiction
Summary: Twelve-year-old Lafayette's close relationship with his older brother Charlie changes after Charlie is released from a detention home and blames Lafayette for the death of their mother.
Lexile measure 660; ages 11-5; book level 4.3; general fiction