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When the Past Is a Present (Amelia Rules!)

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andlt;b andgt;Love leads in the fourth volume in the comics sensation Amelia Rules!and#8212;now repackaged as a hardcover!andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Meet Amelia Louise McBride. Sheand#8217;s been forced to move out of Manhattan after her parents decided to get divorced, and is now living in a small town (who cares which one) with her mom and her aunt, Tanner. Not to mention the fact that sheand#8217;s dealing with being the new kid in school, many trips to the principaland#8217;s office, first kisses, etc. But you know what? Sheand#8217;s got her friends Reggie, Rhonda, and Pajamaman, and everythingand#8217;s going to be okay. Except, of course, when it isnand#8217;t. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In this fourth installment of Amelia Rules!, Amelia discovers a box of old photos and learns a thing or two about love, rebellion, and what it means to be a family.

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Love leads in the fourth volume in the comics sensation Amelia Rules!—now repackaged as a hardcover!

Amelia Louise McBride is going to her first dance (with a boy!), but it seems she’s not the only one with a date. Is Amelia ready to accept that her mom might be seeing someone? And what can she say to help her friend Joan, whose dad is going off on a dangerous mission for his job in the military? Amelia also discovers a box of old mementos and photographs that help her learn a thing or two about love, rebellion, and what it means to be a family.

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Jimmy Gownley andlt;/Bandgt;began writing and drawing comics at the age of fifteen. He is an advocate for kidsand#8217; comics, having co-founded the organization Kids Love Comics, which works to promote comic books and graphic novels as a valuable tool for literacy and education in schools, libraries, and at home. He lives with his wife Karen and their twin daughters, Stella and Anna, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.andlt;Bandgt;Jimmy Gownley andlt;/Bandgt;began writing and drawing comics at the age of fifteen. He is an advocate for kidsand#8217; comics, having co-founded the organization Kids Love Comics, which works to promote comic books and graphic novels as a valuable tool for literacy and education in schools, libraries, and at home. He lives with his wife Karen and their twin daughters, Stella and Anna, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781442445413
Author:
Gownley, Jimmy
Publisher:
Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Subject:
Comics & Graphic Novels
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series:
Amelia Rules!
Publication Date:
20111031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c jkt (no fx)+int. (digital)
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in
Age Level:
from 7 up to 12

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Children's » Comics and Graphic Novels » General
Children's » General
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Friendship

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Product details 176 pages Atheneum Books for Young Readers - English 9781442445413 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Love leads in the fourth volume in the comics sensation Amelia Rules!—now repackaged as a hardcover!

Amelia Louise McBride is going to her first dance (with a boy!), but it seems she’s not the only one with a date. Is Amelia ready to accept that her mom might be seeing someone? And what can she say to help her friend Joan, whose dad is going off on a dangerous mission for his job in the military? Amelia also discovers a box of old mementos and photographs that help her learn a thing or two about love, rebellion, and what it means to be a family.

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