The Dollar Kids

Written by Jennifer Richard Jacobson, Illustrated by Ryan Andrews

This was a clever setting for helping a boy deal with grief and guilt after the murder of his friend. As the Grover family faced setback after setback in establishing themselves in a new community and repairing their newly purchased dollar house, Lowen slowly began to heal and discovered the true meaning of friendship and community.

Review by Christine Neilson, Hillside Elementary Community Member
Rating: ★★★★✩ (4 stars)
Interest Level: 3rd-6th Grade

The Dollar Kids
Written by Jennifer Richard Jacobson
Candlewick Press
403 pages
Release Date: August 17, 2018
A review copy was provided by the publisher.

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