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Tuck everlasting

Author: Natalie Babbitt
Publisher: New York : Square Fish, 2007, ©1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Square Fish edView all editions and formats
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The Tuck family is confronted with an agonizing situation when they discover that a ten-year-old girl and a malicious stranger now share their secret about a spring whose water prevents one from ever growing any older.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Natalie Babbitt
ISBN: 9780312369811 0312369816 9781435233324 1435233328 0374480095 9780374480097 0374378487 9780374378486
OCLC Number: 173479146
Notes: Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1975.
Includes interview with the author.
Description: 148 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Doomed to --
or blessed with --
eternal life after drinking from a magic spring, the Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can. When ten-year-old Winnie Foster stumbles on their secret, the Tucks take her home and explain why living forever at one age is less a blessing that it might seem. Complications arise when Winnie is followed by a starnger who wants to market the spring water for a fortune.
Responsibility: Natalie Babbitt.

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The Tuck family is confronted with an agonizing situation when they discover that a ten-year-old girl and a malicious stranger now share their secret about a spring whose water prevents one from ever growing any older.

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