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One to Grow On

One to Grow On

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by Jean Little
     
 

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Janie Chisholm doesn’t really mean to tell lies. It’s just that sometimes her stories get out of control and it gets her into trouble. No one in her family takes her seriously, and she’s not very well liked at school. So Janie is thrilled when her grandmother offers to take her to the cottage in the summer. Just when she thinks she’s gotten

Overview

Janie Chisholm doesn’t really mean to tell lies. It’s just that sometimes her stories get out of control and it gets her into trouble. No one in her family takes her seriously, and she’s not very well liked at school. So Janie is thrilled when her grandmother offers to take her to the cottage in the summer. Just when she thinks she’s gotten away from everything, Lisa, a girl Janie knows from home, has been invited to stay over and could ruin everything. Can she and Lisa become real friends?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140346671
Publisher:
Penguin Canada
Publication date:
09/01/1991
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
5.04(w) x 7.78(h) x 0.33(d)
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Beloved and award-winning author Jean Little has garnered numerous accolades for her work. Born in Taiwan to Canadian doctors who were serving as missionaries, she was legally blind from birth. Little obtained a B.A. in English Language & Literature from the University of Toronto. She went on to write 44 more works, including novels, picture books, poetry, short stories, and two autobiographical books. She has six honorary degrees and is a Member of the Order of Canada. Little lives in Guelph, Ontario, with her family.

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One to Grow On 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
are you a person who streches the truth too far making it into a lie? this book is great as you see a young girl; janie grow in her growth both physically and mentaly. Janie learns about her dressed up truths and a island that godmother buys. also, janie becomes friends with the most popualar girl in her school lisa, but something backfiers and janie becomse crushed with sadness....