Flour Babies
published in 1995


Appropriate age:
Tween/Young Teen (age 12-14)
Reading level:
Grade 5
Genre: Fiction
Culture: Europe
Subjects: Babies, Parents, School, Friendship, Social Issues, Cats, Values


Participating in a class assignment that calls for the students to watch over flour sacks as if they were babies, Simon learns much about his own family life, including why his father walked out on him. Reprint. H. SLJ. AB. PW.