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The Wild Book - by Margarita Engle (Paperback)

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Number of Pages: 133

Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Sub-Genre: Stories in Verse (see also Poetry)

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

Age Range: 9-12 Years

Author: Margarita Engle

Language: English

Street Date: January 7, 2014
TCIN: 77264027
UPC: 9780544022751
Item Number (DPCI): 247-53-2455
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported


A Kirkus Best Children's Book of 2012

A Bank Street College of Education Best Book

* A beautiful tale of perseverance.--Kirkus Reviews, starred review

Readers will be enchanted.--VOYA

[A] lyrical glimpse of early twentieth-century Cuba.--Booklist

Engle's writing is customarily lovely.--Publishers Weekly

[A] remarkable, intimate depiction of Fefa's struggle with dyslexia; Engle is masterful at using words to evoke this difficulty, and even those readers unfamiliar with the condition will understand its meaning through her rich use of imagery and detail.--Bulletin

The idea of a wild book on which to let her words sprout is one that should speak to those with reading difficulties and to aspiring poets as well.--School Library Journal

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