Storytown: Challenge Trade Book Story 2008 Grade 6 Everything/Wffl

Storytown: Challenge Trade Book Story 2008 Grade 6 Everything/Wffl

by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780153651892
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 11/28/2006
Series: Storytown Series
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 4.90(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 11 Years

About the Author

Polly Horvath is the author of many books for young people, including The Pepins and Their Problems, The Canning Season and The Trolls. Her numerous awards include the Newbery Honor, the National Book Award for Young People's Literature, the Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor, the Vicky Metcalf Award for Children's Literature, the Mr. Christie Award, the international White Raven, and the Young Adult Canadian Book of the Year. Horvath grew up in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She attended the Canadian College of Dance in Toronto and the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance in New York City. She has taught ballet, waitressed, done temporary typing, and tended babies, but while doing these things she has always also written. Now that her children are in school, she spends the whole day writing, unless she sneaks out to buy groceries, lured away from her desk by the thought of fresh Cheez Whiz. She lives on Vancouver Island with her husband and two daughters.

Table of Contents

My Parents Are Lost at Sea3
I Move to Uncle Jack's14
The Dead Whalers20
I Am Almost Incarcerated31
Lena's Boiled Potatoes38
What Miss Bowzer Knew48
I Lose All My Sweaters58
I Lose a Toe65
Uncle Jack's Idea81
I Set Fire to a Guinea Pig88
Dinner at The Girl on the Red Swing97
I Lose Another Digit108
Miss Perfidy Leaves125
Everybody Goes Home140

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