Weekends with Max and His Dad

by Linda Urban

Illustrations by Katie Kath

Max’s parents are divorced, and his dad’s new apartment isn’t very welcoming. But when Max helps his dad decorate and has a sleepover, the new place begins to feel like home. Black-and-white illustrations.

ISBN: 9780544598171

JLG Release: May 2016

JLG Member Price

Out of Stock

Independent Readers Plus

Grades 2-4


14 books / $14.80 a book

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    Print Book


    Hardcover edition


    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

    Page Count


    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 3.5, Points: 6


    Level: 630L

    Awards & Honors

    Beverly Cleary Children's Choice Award 2018 -2019 Nominee ALA Notable Books for Children Nominee -Summer 2016, Fiction
    New York Public Library 2016 Best Books for Kids, Easy Readers
    ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, Younger Readers
    BCCB 2016 Blue Ribbons, Fiction
    2016 Cybils Finalist, Early Chapter Books
    2017 Capitol Choices, Seven to Ten



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