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The morning begins like any other. Albert reaches out the window to check the weather. But from the moment a twig lands in the palm of his hand, life is never the same.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 210.8 x 299.7 x 12.7mm | 68.04g
  • Voyager Books,U.S.
  • United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0152052496
  • 9780152052492
  • 246,971

About Jo Donna Napoli

DONNA JO NAPOLI is the award-winning author of many novels, including Zel. She is a professor of linguistics at Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania. JIM LaMARCHE is the illustrator of many popular children's books, including The Carousel by Liz Rosenberg. He lives in Santa Cruz, California.
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Review quote

"A good read-aloud book for the whole family . . . Delightful."--Houston Chronicle "An admirable debut."--School Library Journal (starred review) "A beguiling tale . . . A magical marriage of art and text."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
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Rating details

264 ratings
4.03 out of 5 stars
5 34% (90)
4 40% (106)
3 22% (57)
2 4% (10)
1 0% (1)
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