My brother Charlie

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Scholastic Press,
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1st ed.
Callie is very proud of her brother Charlie. He's good at so many things--swimming, playing the piano, running fast. And Charlie has a special way with animals, especially their dog, Harriett.But sometimes Charlie gets very quiet. His words get locked inside him, and he seems far away. Then, when Callie and Charlie start to play, Charlie is back to laughing, holding hands, having fun. Charlie is like any other boy--and he has autism.In this story, told from a sister's point of view, we meet a family whose oldest son teaches them important lessons about togetherness, hope, tolerance, and love.
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Level 2.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 540L
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Grouped Work ID 6451cb7f-d627-4d80-dd36-0bc306cc9e62
Grouping Title my brother charlie
Grouping Author peete holly robinson
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-11 23:32:43PM
Last Indexed 2018-10-15 00:36:13AM

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accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
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publishDate 2010
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subject_facet Autism -- Juvenile fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Children's writings, American, Picture books for children, Twins -- Juvenile fiction
title_display My brother Charlie
title_full My brother Charlie / written by Holly Robinson Peete and Ryan Elizabeth Peete with Denene Millner ; pictures by Shane W. Evans
title_short My brother Charlie
topic_facet Autism, Brothers and sisters, Children's writings, American, Picture books for children, Twins