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Ella Minnow Pea : a novel in letters

Author: Mark Dunn
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Anchor Books edView all editions and formats
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Ella Minnow Pea is a girl living happily on the fictional island of Nollop off the coast of South Carolina. Nollop was named after Nevin Nollop, author of the immortal pangram, "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog." Now Ella finds herself acting to save her friends, family, and fellow citizens from the encroaching totalitarianism of the island?s Council, which has banned the use of certain letters of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Epistolary fiction
Fables
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Dunn
ISBN: 0385722435 9780385722438
OCLC Number: 49531039
Target Audience: Young Adult
Description: 208 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Mark Dunn.
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Ella Minnow Pea is a girl living happily on the fictional island of Nollop off the coast of South Carolina. Nollop was named after Nevin Nollop, author of the immortal pangram, "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog." Now Ella finds herself acting to save her friends, family, and fellow citizens from the encroaching totalitarianism of the island?s Council, which has banned the use of certain letters of the alphabet as they fall from a memorial statue of Nevin Nollop. As the letters progressively drop from the statue they also disappear from the novel. The result is both a hilarious and moving story of one girl?s fight for freedom of expression, as well as a linguistic tour de force sure to delight word lovers everywhere.

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