• Publisher: Random House Children’s Books
  • Genre: Middle Grade, Stories in Verse
  • Release date: April 12, 2016
  • Page count: 256
  • Age category: 8-12 years
  • ISBN: 978-0-553-52137-5

The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary

Laura Shovan’s engaging, big-hearted debut is a time capsule of one class’s poems during a transformative school year. Families change and new friendships form as these terrific kids grow up and move on in this whimsical novel-in-verse about finding your voice and making sure others hear it.

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