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The Tuesday Cafe
By author: Don Trembath
Selling Points: journalism, journalist, newspaper, writing
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: Jan/01/1996
Lexile Level: 850
Pages: 128
Fiction Ages 12+
Price:  $9.95
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His parents don't seem to understand what is going on in his life at all. He's not doing well at school. And a juvenile court judge has just ordered him to write a 2000-word essay on how he's going to turn his life around.

Now his mother has enrolled him in a writing class called The Tuesday Cafe, but it's not the kind of class she expected.

It all started with a small fire in a garbage can. Unfortunately, the garbage can was in the hallway of Harper's school and...

The Tuesday Cafe is the first of four books in the Harper Winslow series.
Book two is A Fly Named Alfred.
Book three is A Beatiful Place on Yonge Street.
Book four is The Popsicle Journal.
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PNLA Young Reader's Choice nominee, short-listed  US  1998
ALA Popular Paperbacks, short-listed  US  1998
Children's Literature Choice List nominee, short-listed  CA  1997
R. Ross Annett Award, winner  CA  1996
Blue Heron Book Award nominee, short-listed  CA  1996
YALSA Quick Picks, long-listed  US  1997
ALA Best Books for Young Adults, long-listed  US  1997
CCBC Our Choice, commended  CA  1996
CCBC Our Choice, commended  CA  2003

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