||Title: The Summer Kid
Summary: While staying at her grandmother's summer cottage, ten year old Karen meets Tommy, who is also staying at a cottage. He seems a bit weird to her, talks slowly and just doesn't act the same as other kids. This is a novel which examines the budding friendship between Karen and a learning disabled boy.
Author: Myrna Neuringer Levy with illustrations by Alice Priestly
Publisher: Second Story Press, 1991.
Format: Paperback, 87 Pages
Source: Out of Print
Note: Listed in Our Choice catalogue of the Canadian Children’s Book Centre; Federation of Women Teacher of Ontario Writer's Award