Birthday surprises: ten great stories to unwrap

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Publisher:
Morrow Junior Books,
Pub. Date:
c1995.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 5.1 - AR Pts: 3
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"This unique collection of short stories celebrates the creative power of imagination. At Hurwitz's invitation 10 well-known children's authors have written pieces based on a single premise: a young person finds an empty box among his or her birthday gifts. The enormously varied responses range in tone from amusing to heartwarmingly sad; all provide food for thought....An excellent surprise package."--School Library Journal.
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ISBN:
9780688131944
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.1, 3 Points
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Grouping Title birthday surprises ten great stories to unwrap
Grouping Author johanna hurwitz
Grouping Category book
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subject_facet Birthdays, Birthdays. -- Fiction, Children's stories, American, Short stories
title_display Birthday surprises : ten great stories to unwrap
title_full Birthday surprises : ten great stories to unwrap / edited by Johanna Hurwitz
title_short Birthday surprises :
title_sub ten great stories to unwrap
topic_facet Birthdays, Children's stories, American, Fiction, Short stories