Like many Newbery winners, children aren't likely to read this
historical fiction book on their own.
They will need a parent or teacher to read it
Abilene Tucker (don't you just love that name?)
is searching for many things and
finds them in the small town
of Manifest, Kansas.
You will fall in love with spunky Abilene
and the other colorful characters she meets
This is a book for older elementary and middle school readers.