The Magic Paintbrush and Other Enchanted Tales

The Magic Paintbrush and Other Enchanted Tales

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Three tales of middle-grade magic from around the globe!  Discover a paintbrush that brings to life whatever is drawn, a mysterious girl who communicates with animals and controls the weather, and an enchanted statue that grants major-league baseball skills in fun remixes of classic folktales by award-winning authors Henry Lien, Jennifer Torres, and Varsha Bajaj. Featuring an introduction by Newbery and Coretta Scott King Award winning poet and writer Kwame Alexander.

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    Product Details

    ISBN-13: 9781728241470
    Publisher: Sourcebooks
    Publication date: 11/03/2020
    Series: Ghostwriter
    Sold by: Barnes & Noble
    Format: NOOK Book
    Pages: 144
    Lexile: 670L (what's this?)
    File size: 2 MB
    Age Range: 6 - 12 Years

    About the Author

    Henry Lien is the author of the critically-acclaimed and bestselling PEASPROUT CHEN middle grade fantasy series (Holt/Macmillan). He is a 2012 graduate of Clarion West Writers Workshop. His short fiction has appeared in publications such as Asimov's, earning multiple Nebula Award nominations. Born in Taiwan, Henry currently lives in Hollywood.
    Jennifer Torres is the award-winning author of The Fresh New Face of Griselda, Stef Soto, Taco Queen, and other books for young readers. She writes stories inspired, in part, by her Mexican-American heritage. Jennifer lives with her family in Southern California.

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