A Long Way from Chicago: A Novel in Stories

Written by Richard Peck. Published by Dial.


An old man looks back on rollicking summers spent with his larger-than-life grandmother in this colorful, Depression-era novel made up of seven masterfully interwoven tales. The 1999 Newbery Honor Book.




Awards Won

Title Year
notable.jpg Notable Children's Books
Each year the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best of children's books on the Notable Children's Books list.
1999 - Selection(s)