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POLLY DIAMOND AND THE MAGIC BOOK
Book 1

Alice Kuipers + Diana Toledano. (Chronicle Books, Spring 2018)

Polly loves words. And she loves writing stories. So when a magic book appears on her doorstep that can make everything she writes happen in real life, Polly is certain all of her dreams are about to come true. But she soon learns that what you write and what you mean are not always the same thing!

Funny and touching, this new chapter book series will entertain readers and inspire budding writers.

•  Best Bets for 2018 by the Ontario Library Association.

•  Best of the Best Books 2018 by the Chicago Public Library.

•  A Parents’ Magazine Best Children’s book of 2018.

•  Shortlisted for the 2019 Muslims for Peace and Justice Fiction Award (Saskatchewan Book Awards).

•  Scholastic Reading Club selection, 2019.

 

REVIEWS

"A fast-paced story full of magic." - School Library Journal

"Upbeat and lovable, Polly Diamond brings the magic of imagination to life." - Booklist, starred review 

"This breezy series kickoff introduces a heroine with a delightfully outsize personality and celebrates the power of imagination and words." - Publishers Weekly 

"An enchanting adventure of magic and mishaps." - Kirkus Reviews

"There's a lot to love about Polly's adventure... a fun read that's just right for young readers." - Common Sense Media

 
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