*"Reminiscent of To Kill a Mockingbird." — Booklist, Starred
"An unforgettable boy and his unforgettable story. I loved it!" —ROB BUYEA, author of Because of Mr. Terupt and Mr. Terupt Falls Again
This Newbery Honor winner is perfect for fans of To Kill a Mockingbird, The King's Speech, and The Help.
"An unforgettable boy and his unforgettable story. I loved it." - Rob Buyea, author of Because of Mr. Terupt and Mr. Terupt Falls Again
"Paperboy offers a penetrating look at both the mystery and the daily frustrations of stuttering. People of all ages will appreciate this positive and universal story as I did, but it will be particularly meaningful to anyone who has ever struggled with stuttering." - Jane Fraser, president of The Stuttering Foundation of America
"[A] compelling first-person narrative." - The Washington Post
"A memorable coming-of-age novel." - School Library Journal
"In a compelling climax, he, still stuttering, proudly announces his real name; the moment is as eloquent as his story." - The Horn Book