Like Jake and Me
Random House Children's Books
In this Newbery Honor—winning story from 1984, a new family builds a relationship as a stepfather and stepson celebrate their differences and take heart in their similarities.
Family Relationships; Divorce; Step Parent; divorced parents; co-parenting; step father
mother and step father
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001
Bay Area Book Reviewers Association Award, 1985, Winner, Children's Literature
John Newbery Medal, 1985, Honor Book
pears; cowboys; axe; spider; ballet; pregnancy; wood; hat; boots; loose tooth
Jukes, Mavis, "Like Jake and Me" (2005). Diverse Families. 2044.