Everything on a Waffle
Farrar Straus Giroux
Eleven-year-old Primrose living in a small fishing village in British Columbia recounts her experiences and all that she learns about human nature and the unpredictability of life in the months after her parents are lost at sea.
Family Relationships; Legal guardianship; Foster care; children living with relatives; foster home
Book of the Year Award for Children, 2002 Early Childhood
John Newbery Medal, 2002
Mr.Christie's Book Award, 2001
Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Excellence in Children's Literature
2001 Fiction and Poetry
Parents' Choice Award, 2001 Fiction
Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize, 2002
White Ravens Award, 2002 United States
self-reliance; parent and child; uncle; interpersonal relations
Horvath, Polly, "Everything on a Waffle" (2001). DIVerse Families. 488.