What Jaime Saw
Having fled to a family friend's hillside trailer after his mother's boyfriend tried to throw his baby sister against a wall, nine-year-old Jamie finds himself living an existence full of uncertainty and fear.
Family Relationships; Family violence; Single parent; domestic abuse; violence; abusive mother's boyfriend; single mother
Emphasis on Reading, 1996, Winner, Grades 3-5
John Newbery Medal, 1996, Honor Book
trailer; fear; hope; shelter; safety; baby
Coman, Carolyn, "What Jaime Saw" (2000). Diverse Families. 1110.