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The Story of Tracy Beaker

Written by Jacqueline WilsonAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Jacqueline Wilson
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· Yearling
· Trade Paperback · Ages 8-12 years
· November 12, 2002 · $5.99 · 978-0-440-41807-8 (0-440-41807-0)

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

TRACY BEAKER'S NOT exactly sure what her mother does, because Tracy has been in foster care for as long as she can remember. Maybe one day Tracy’s mother will show up and reclaim her long-lost daughter, but in the meantime, Tracy’s doing everything she can to take care of herself—even though she has to share her birthday cake. Then a journalist shows up to write a story about their orphanage, and she and Tracy strike up a special friendship.

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“Wilson again shapes a convincing and memorable heroine with a snappy, fresh voice.” -- Publishers Weekly


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Jacqueline Wilson has written over 70 books for young readers of all ages. In England, she has won the Children’s Book of the Year Award for Double Act, The Suitcase Kid, and Girls in Tears.

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