The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary
By: Laura Shovan
Winner of a Cybils Award in Poetry
NCTE Notable Verse Novel
Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Book of the Year
An award-winning, big-hearted time capsule of one class’s poems during a transformative school year.
Families change and new friendships form as these terrific kids grow up and move on in this whimsical novel-in-verse about finding your voice and making sure others hear it.