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Twelve Impossible Things Before Breakfast: Stories

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Features the Nebula Award-winning novella "Lost Girls."

In these modern myths and tales for the young and the young at hear, Jane Yolen transforms the impossible into the familiar and real. Among the outlandish wonders are an Alice grown tough in Wonderland, a dear--but dead--mother's homecoming, a bridge that longs for a goat-eating troll, and a mutiny among Peter Pan's troops.

About the Author

Jane Yolen is a highly acclaimed children's author who has written hundreds of books for adults and children and has won numerous awards. She and her husband divide their time between Massachussetts and Scotland.
 
 

Table of Contents

Tough Alice — Mama gone — Harlyn's fairy — Phoenix farm — Sea dragon of Fife — Wilding — The baby-sitter — Bolundeers — The bridge's complaint — Brandon and the aliens — Winter's king — Lost girls.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152015244
Author:
Yolen, Jane
Publisher:
Harcourt Brace and Company
Author:
Yolen
Location:
San Diego :
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - Fantasy
Subject:
Short stories
Subject:
Children's stories
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Humorous Retelling
Subject:
Children's stories, American
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Short Stories
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
His 5
Publication Date:
19970931
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 8
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7 x 4.5 in 0.31 lb
Age Level:
12-17

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