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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Yearling Books
Publication date February 1, 1998
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780440413721
ISBN-10 0440413729
Dimensions 0.50 by 5 by 7.25 in.
Weight 0.35 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $6.99
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Gypsy, who wishes people would see beyond her pretty hair, draws closer to her clever cousin, Woodrow, when he moves in with their grandparents following the disappearance of his mother. A Newbery Honor Book, ALA Notable Book & ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Reissue.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A big mystery surrounds Woodrow's family. His mother, Belle Prater, simply disappeared, and no one knows why. So when he goes to live next door to his cousin, Gypsy, she finds that the two of them have a lot to sort out together. Soon they become best friends and join forces on a quest that sends out plenty of ripples through the local community. Humour and mystery combine to create unforgettable characters and an award-winning story that will appeal to all readers

Editions
Hardcover
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Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (December 1, 2000); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780786228850 | details & prices | 207 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.80 lbs | List price $21.95
About: When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home in a small Virginia town where he befriends his cousin and together they find the strength to face the terrible losses and fears in their lives.
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Square Fish (May 22, 2012); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9781250005601 | details & prices | 196 pages | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.38 lbs | List price $7.99
from Floris Books (September 1, 2001); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780863153556 | details & prices | 192 pages | List price $8.65
With Alison Elliott (other contributor) | Pap/cas edition from Listening Library (September 1, 2000); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780807286821 | details & prices | 6.00 × 7.50 × 2.00 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $35.00
About: When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home in a small Virginia town where he befriends his cousin and together they find the strength to face the terrible losses and fears in their lives.
The price comparison is for this edition
Reissue edition from Yearling Books (February 1, 1998); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780440413721 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.35 lbs | List price $6.99
About: When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home and befriends his cousin, and together they must face the losses and fears in their lives
CD/Spoken Word
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With Alison Elliott (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Listening Library (April 12, 2005); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780307206558 | details & prices | 5.75 × 5.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $14.99
Cassette/Spoken Word
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With Alison Elliott (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Listening Library (November 1, 2000); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780807286814 | details & prices | 5.50 × 7.25 × 1.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.50 lbs | List price $32.00
About: When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home in a small Virginia town where he befriends his cousin and together they find the strength to face the terrible losses and fears in their lives.
With Alison Elliott (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Listening Library (February 1, 1998); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780553478983 | details & prices | 4.00 × 7.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.35 lbs | List price $26.00
About: When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home in a small Virginia town where he befriends his cousin and together they find the strength to face the terrible losses and fears in their lives.
School and Library
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from Farrar Straus & Giroux (March 26, 1996); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780374306687 | details & prices | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.75 lbs | List price $17.99
About: When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home in a small Virginia town where he befriends his cousin and together they find the strength to face the terrible losses and fears in their lives
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (February 1, 1998); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780606126106 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.50 lbs | List price $15.10
About: When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home and befriends his cousin, and together they must face the losses and fears in their lives
Prebinding
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Reprint edition from Paw Prints (June 12, 2008); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9781435299795 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.50 lbs | List price $15.50
About: When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home in a small Virginia town where he befriends his cousin and together they find the strength to face the terrible losses and fears in their lives.
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999); titled "Belle Prater's Boy"
9780613044233 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.55 lbs | List price $17.20
About: When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home and befriends his cousin, and together they must face the losses and fears in their lives

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