New York : Farrar, Straus,
IL 3-6, RL 3.7
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has always loved the Fourth of July. Living in rural Florida with
his great-grandmother, his life was a simple one but a happy one.
But then there's Elliot -- the know-it-all boy from up North. He's
always putting Ben down and making fun of the little town. When Elliot
gets the puppy that Ben wants, it is just too much. And now Elliot
is trying to ruin the Fouth of July too. He dares Ben to set off
some fireworks even though it is too dangerous. Will Ben give in
and risk a forest fire?
Self-perception -- Fiction.
Country life -- Florida -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Fourth of July -- Fiction.
Forest fires -- Fiction.
Florida -- Fiction.
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