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Half magic [electronic resource]. Edward Eager.

Eager, Edward. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780739364390 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (3 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Listening Library (Audio), 2008.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Summary, etc.: Beloved by children (and the parents lucky enough to share it with them) since it was first published in 1954, Half Magic is the uproarious tale of four siblings who discover a charm that grants exactly half of whatever they wish for—with results that are twice as predictable (and hilarious) as you might expect.Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha manage to cope with an unexpected trip to the Sahara and nearly a disastrous trip to the time of King Arthur. But can these plucky and resourceful children deal with the changes magic is bringing to their tight-knit family?Set in Ohio in the late 1920s, yet fresh and funny now as the day it was written. Half Magic weaves its spell anew in this full cast recording that will entrance newcomers as well as fans who have loved this wonderful book for decades.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 6
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
830 Lexile.
5 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 98965 KB).
Subject: Juvenile Fiction.
Juvenile Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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