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Lemonade Crime (Hardcover) (Jacqueline Davies)

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Following the laws of our legal system, Evan and Jessie’s fourth grade class concocts a courtroom on the playground, putting Scott Spencer, alleged thief, on trial. They create a legitimate courtroom—with a judge, witnesses, a jury of their peers—and surprising consequences.As she explores the difficulties of fairness, Jacqueline Davies once again reveals how good she is at understanding the complex emotions of children this age.

Just as THE LEMONADE WAR put business into the hands of Evan and his younger sister Jessie, this book puts the law into their hands.  Following the laws of our legal system, their fourth grade class concocts a courtroom on the playground, putting Scott Spencer, alleged thief, on trial.   They create a legitimate courtroom -- with a jury, judge, witnesses, testimonies, and . . . . surprising consequences.  As she explores issues of fairness, Ms. Davies once again reveals how good she is at understanding the complex emotions of children this age.
Number of Pages: 152
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Law + Crime, School + Education, Family / Siblings
Series Title: Lemonade War
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Jacqueline Davies
Language: English
Street Date: May 2, 2011
TCIN: 13362832
UPC: 9780547279671
Item Number (DPCI): 247-05-8521

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