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When Lightning Comes in a Jar
     

When Lightning Comes in a Jar

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by Ernest L. Polacco, Patricia Polacco (Illustrator)
 

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It’s time for a family reunion! when tricia’s aunts, uncles, and cousins arrive at her house for an annual family reunion, the fun really begins. And this year, gramma has promised to teach the children something wonderful—how to catch “lightning” in a jar. with so many people and so much love, this family reunion will certainly prove

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It’s time for a family reunion! when tricia’s aunts, uncles, and cousins arrive at her house for an annual family reunion, the fun really begins. And this year, gramma has promised to teach the children something wonderful—how to catch “lightning” in a jar. with so many people and so much love, this family reunion will certainly prove to be the most memorable one yet. inspired by her own family, patricia polacco beautifully depicts an endearing family reunion that will surely have readers—young and old— yearning to spend quality time with their family.

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A warm story of bridging the generation gap through heritage and togetherness. (Kirkus Reviews)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780142403501
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
05/10/2007
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
40
Sales rank:
206,271
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile:
540L (what's this?)
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

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A warm story of bridging the generation gap through heritage and togetherness. (Kirkus Reviews)

Meet the Author

Patricia Polacco lives in Union City, Michigan.

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When Lightning Comes in a Jar 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
My favorite!  
Guest More than 1 year ago
I am a teacher of third graders and every year I read many books by Patricia Polacco to my students. This author is one of the best, however this book just seemed to be dragging on and on. My students were bored as well. I expected a more exciting book from this author.