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Author: Vivian Vande Velde
Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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With Wendy's new glasses, she begins to see cheerful corpses, old crones disguised as teeny-boppers, and portals to another world--a place where everyone knows of the glasses' powers and will do anything they can to get them.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy fiction
Fantasy
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Vivian Vande Velde
ISBN: 0152053115 9780152053116 0152054618 9780152054618
OCLC Number: 54952853
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Description: 275 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Glasses --
Do you see what I see? --
Vroom, vroom --
Even-worse-than-usual day at school --
Bad day gets worse --
Some guys need magic glasses to look cute --
Conspiracy --
School bus madness --
Escape to the nursing home --
Escape to the garden --
More I escape, the deeper trouble I get into --
Magic lesson --
Unexpected side trip --
Wrong place at the wrong time --
Relative sizes of hearts --
So close ... --
And yet so far --
Of course more complications --
History and bribes --
Fellowship of the lens --
Bluebird of unhappiness --
Any plan is better than none-isn't it? --
Sheep in wolf's clothing --Plan: Part ii, stage c ... or was that part iii, stage a? --
Or ... never mind --
Einstein's theory of relativity didn't include bad --
Relatives --
Letting go --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Vivian Vande Velde.
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Wendy isn't as blind as a bat - which is why, when her new glasses break, she's happy to wear the dorky pair of sunglasses. But, then she begins to see things that no one else can see: cheerful  Read more...

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"Delightful . . . Vande Velde's sly humor and snappy dialogue make this story a joy to read."--School Library Journal "[A] charming and funny fantasy . . . The plot playfully wanders all over the Read more...

 
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