Published September 2001
by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .
Written in English
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Book Description. With the end of summer closing in and a steamy Labor Day weekend looming in the town of Holton Mills, New Hampshire, thirteen-year-old Henry—lonely, friendless, not too good at sports—spends most of his time watching television, reading, and daydreaming about the soft skin and budding bodies of his female classmates/5(K). In Joyce Maynards Labor Day, a weekend that starts out in potential horror transforms into a tale of redemption and coming of age for a divorced mother, her son, and the escaped convict who changes their from the perspective of a year-old boy, Labor Day is a sexually and emotionally charged journey where the criminal is not the only fugitive in the house/5. Happy Labor Day. 1, likes. Labor Day, an annual celebration of workers and their achievements, originated during one of American labor history’s most dismal chapters. In Followers: 2K. Labor Day is “a sexy, page turning, poignant story” (Jane Hamilton, author of A Map of the World) that “affirms Maynard’s reputation as a master storyteller and shows her to be a passionate humanist with a gifted ear and heart” (People)/5().
Labor Day Flip Book Craftivity This Labor Day activity includes a mini flip book plus a craft topper for decorations. This is perfect for learning about Labor Day while having interactive fun and creating a great wall display for the kids and school to see. Labor Day Activities Included: Let's 4/5(). The book is narrated by Henry as an adult looking back on that Labor Day weekend. He's considered a "loser", last to be picked in gym class, no friends to speak of. When a mysterious man enters his life, and ultimately his mother's, he finds that perhaps he's not quite the loser he thinks he is.5/5(5). As a result, on J Labor Day became an official national holiday. Fun Facts About Labor Day. Labor Day is said to be the third most popular day in the United States for grilling. Number one is the Fourth of July and number two is Memorial Day. Labor Day is considered the end of hot dog season. Below you will find a thematic book list for Labor Day or a unit study about Community Helpers. These books may be found at your local public or school library. For your convenience, ISBN numbers, book reviews and related .
5 Books to Read on Labor Day. Katisha Smith America celebrates Labor Day on the first Monday in September, and the day is considered the unofficial end of summer. We get to enjoy picnics, cookouts, and a 3-day weekend. The book has been praised for its insight on the many difficulties low-wage workers face in both work and Author: Katisha Smith. Labor Day is not for evil witches. But Labor Day for Kids means you get to go to school instead of work! It’s an American Holiday KidTime StoryTime for all (except evil witches). Smart, sexy, addictive. This book has Labor Day written all over it. It’s told through the perspective of several characters, including college-age Rachel Klein and her newly divorced mother, Becca, who are both attracted to the same man: acclaimed (broke) novelist and Rachel’s creative writing professor Zahid Azzam. Labor Day (ages ) Written by Mir Tamim Ansary Part of the Holiday Histories series, this book explores how the holiday began, how it has developed over the years, and how it is celebrated today. Labor Day (Rookie Read-About Holidays) (ages ) Written by Carmen Bredeson.