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Miracles on Maple Hill

Author: Virginia Sorensen; Beth Krush; Joe Krush
Publisher: Orlando, Florida : Harcourt, 2003. ©2003
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First Harcourt young classics editionView all editions and formats
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Overview: The war is over and Marly's father is home -- but he's not the same. Something inside him seems as cold and dead as the winter world outside. But when the family moves to Grandma's old house on Maple Hill, miracles begin to happen. The sap in the trees begins to rise, the leaves start to turn, and maybe, just maybe, Marly's father will begin to bloom again, like the world around them. Winner of the Newbery  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Newbery Medal award winners
Paper case bindings
Book jackets
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Sorensen; Beth Krush; Joe Krush
ISBN: 0152047190 9780152047191 0152047182 9780152047184 9780812427806 0812427807
OCLC Number: 52347532
Notes: "An Odyssey/Harcourt young classic."
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1957.
Target Audience: Interest age level : Ages 8-12.; 750L
Description: 232 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: There's all outdoors --
Meet Mr Chris --
Maple Hill --
First miracle --
Pancakes --
Journey for Meadow Boots --
Foxes --
Harry the Hermit --
Big decision --
Joe does a Christmas thing --
Beginning again --
No more drumsticks? --
Annie-get-your-gun --
Mr Chris gets a taste.
Responsibility: Virginia Sorensen ; illustrated by Beth and Joe Krush.
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Overview: The war is over and Marly's father is home -- but he's not the same. Something inside him seems as cold and dead as the winter world outside. But when the family moves to Grandma's old house on Maple Hill, miracles begin to happen. The sap in the trees begins to rise, the leaves start to turn, and maybe, just maybe, Marly's father will begin to bloom again, like the world around them. Winner of the Newbery Medal, this wise and moving classic is a story of children and parents and the miracles of nature.

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