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Gary D. Schmidt - Author


Gary D. Schmidt is an American children's writer of nonfiction books and young adult novels, including two Newbery Honor books and one Printz Honor award. He lives on a farm in Michigan and has six children. He is a Professor of English at Calvin College.

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Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt
Orbiting Jupiter
Gary D. Schmidt
Longlisted for the UKLA 2017 Book Award Before meeting his new foster brother, Jack understands what he and his family are ‘getting into’. Fourteen-year-old Joseph almost killed a teacher, and he has a three-month-old daughter, Jupiter, whom he’s never seen....
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2017
Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt
Orbiting Jupiter
Gary D. Schmidt
Before meeting his new foster brother, Jack understands what he and his family are ‘getting into’. Fourteen-year-old Joseph almost killed a teacher, and he has a three-month-old daughter, Jupiter, whom he’s never seen. But from the outset, when Joseph storms...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/01/2016

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www.hmhbooks.com/schmidt/

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