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Nightbird [electronic resource]. Alice Hoffman.

Hoffman, Alice. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780385389600 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2015.

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Summary, etc.: Bestselling author Alice Hoffman's bewitching Nightbird is perfect for ages 10-13: love and friendship empower a lonely girl to embrace her uniqueness and discover her strengths. Twig lives in Sidwell, where people whisper that fairy tales are real. After all, her town is rumored to hide a monster. And two hundred years ago, a witch placed a curse on Twig's family that was meant to last forever. But this summer, everything will change when the red moon rises. It's time to break the spell.What Other Authors Are Saying"I love the way Alice Hoffman creates the most ordinary people and then turns their lives magical. . . . [Nightbird] is like reentering a wonderful dream that you vaguely remember." --Lois Lowry, two-time Newbery Medal--winning author of The Giver"Hoffman reminds us that there are secrets everywhere . . . Nightbird soars."--The New York Times "Alice Hoffman has a gift for...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 4
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
840 Lexile.
5.4 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Wendy Lamb Books, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2395 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Juvenile Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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