Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Like Magic (Reprint) (Paperback) (Elaine Vickers)

Like Magic (Reprint) (Paperback) (Elaine Vickers) - image 1 of 1

About this item

"An endlessly endearing story of three girls’ pursuit of friendship and the beauty and challenge of what it means to be 10.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Like Magic is truly a treasure.” —Liz Garton Scanlon, author of The Great Good Summer

“Debut novelist Vickers has created three appealing, diverse characters with distinct talents and voices. A sweet story of friendship.” —School Library Journal

“Themes of sharing, trust, and family never overshadow the story’s heart: a natural longing for friendship and the unfettered joy of finding it.” —Publishers Weekly

“Endearing. The setting and gracefully embedded ethnic differences add freshness to a story with a message that will stand the test of time: friendship is like magic.” —Booklist

For three ten-year-old girls, their once simple worlds are starting to feel too big.

Painfully shy Grace dreads starting fifth grade now that her best friend has moved away. Jada hopes she’ll stop feeling so alone if she finds the mother who left years ago. And Malia fears the arrival of her new baby sister will forever change the family she loves.

When the girls each find a mysterious treasure box in their library and begin to fill the box with their own precious things, they start to feel less alone. But it’s up to Grace, Jada, and Malia to take the treasures and turn them into something more: true friendship.

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 26111
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Friendship
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Elaine Vickers
Language: English
Street Date: September 19, 2017
TCIN: 52997218
UPC: 9780062414328
Item Number (DPCI): 248-50-5328
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
$5.61
MSRPwas $6.99
Loading, please wait...

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.