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Half magic

Author: Edward Eager; N M Bodecker; Jack Gantos
Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 50th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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Faced with a dull summer in the city, Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha suddenly find themselves involved in a series of extraordinary adventures after Jane discovers an ordinary-looking coin that seems to grant wishes. Edward Eager's hilarious and heartwarming Half Magic has been working wizardry on young readers for fifty years. To celebrate the golden anniversary of this enduringly popular story, a deluxe edition  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Eager; N M Bodecker; Jack Gantos
ISBN: 0152053026 9780152053024
OCLC Number: 54843693
Notes: Sequel: Magic by the lake.
Description: 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. How it Began 3 --
2. What Happened to Their Mother 21 --
3. What Happened to Mark 35 --
4. What Happened to Katharine 68 --
5. What Happened to Martha 109 --
6. What Happened to Jane 139 --
7. How it Ended 177 --
8. How it Began Again 206.
Responsibility: Edward Eager ; illustrations by N.M. Bodecker ; with an introduction by Jack Gantos.
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Faced with a dull summer in the city, Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha suddenly find themselves involved in a series of extraordinary adventures after Jane discovers an ordinary-looking coin that seems to grant wishes. Edward Eager's hilarious and heartwarming Half Magic has been working wizardry on young readers for fifty years. To celebrate the golden anniversary of this enduringly popular story, a deluxe edition of the book has been created. It features the original jacket, a ribbon marker, two-color printing, and a new introduction by Jack Gantos, the award-winning author of Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key.

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