Hey, New Kid

By Betsy Duffey

Viking (1996)


Florida Sunshine State Young Reader’s Award Master List

Delaware Diamonds Award

Minnesota Maud Hart Lovelace Award nominee

Oklahoma Sequoyah Children’s Award nominee

South Carolina Book Award nominee

Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List nominee

West Virginia Book Award nominee

Wisconsin Golden Archer Award nominee


“Duffey's characters display a wide variety of realistic emotions, and students will readily identify with them.”

- School Library Journal

“…as in How to Be Cool in Third Grade, she has written this chapter book with an obvious understanding of the real concerns of eight-and nine-year-olds.”