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The wish stealers

Author: Tracy Trivas
Publisher: New York : Aladdin, 2010.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st Aladdin hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Sixth-grader Griffin Penshine has always believed wishes can come true, and so when a strange woman curses her with a box of pennies, Griffin fears her evil desires will come true until she returns each penny to the person who first wished upon it.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Trivas
ISBN: 9781416987253 1416987258 9781416987260 1416987266
OCLC Number: 470818485
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.; Middle School; 710
Description: 283 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: by Tracy Trivas.

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Sixth-grader Griffin Penshine has always believed wishes can come true, and so when a strange woman curses her with a box of pennies, Griffin fears her evil desires will come true until she returns each penny to the person who first wished upon it.

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Students from 3rd to 5th grade will enjoy this book!

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-04-18) Very Good Permalink

The Wish Stealers by Tracy Trivas is the story of an old woman who gave a young girl a box of pennies she had stolen from a wishing well.  The box came with a curse in verse which horrified Griffen, the girl, who loved to wish.  With some sleuthing, heavy thinking and research Griffin figures...
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