The remarkable journey of Coyote Sunrise by Gemeinhart, Dan (#1043BZ1)


The remarkable journey of Coyote Sunrise

by Gemeinhart, Dan
Paperback Square Fish, Henry Holt and Company, 2020


From the Publisher
Five years.That's how long twelve-year-old Coyote and her dad, River, have lived on the road in an old school bus, criss-crossing the nation.It's also how long ago Coyote lost her mom and two sisters.Coyote hasn't been home in all that time, but when she learns that the park in her old neighborhood is being demolished--the very same park where she, her mom, and her sisters buried a treasured memory box--she devises an elaborate plan to get her dad to drive 3,600 miles back to Washington state . . . without him realizing it.On the way, they'll pick up an eclectic group of folks. Lester has a lady love to meet. Salvador and his mom are looking to start over. Val needs a safe place to be herself. Coyote will learn that going home can sometimes be the hardest journey of all, but that with friends, she just might be able to turn her 'once upon a time' into a 'happily ever after.'
Reviews & Awards
  • Booklist starred, 12/15/18
  • Horn Book Magazine, 01/01/19
  • New York Times, 01/20/19
  • Publishers Weekly, 11/12/18
Product Details
  • Publisher: Square Fish, Henry Holt and Company
  • Publication Date: July 21, 2020
  • Format: Paperback
  • Edition: First Square Fish edition.
  • Dewey: -Fic-
  • Classifications: Fiction
  • Description: 343 pages ; 20 cm
  • ISBN-10: 1-25023-361-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-25023-361-5
  • Follett Number: 1043BZ1
  • Interest Level: 3-6
  • Reading Level: 4.7
  • ATOS Book Level: 4.7
  • AR Interest Level: MG
  • AR Points: 12
  • AR Quiz: 199391EN
  • Reading Counts Level: 4.5
  • Reading Counts Points: 20
  • Lexile: 730L