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A Season of Gifts

A Season of Gifts

(2009)
(The third book in the Grandma Dowdel series)
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The return of one of children's literature's most memorable characters is a gift indeed.

The eccentric, forceful, big-hearted Grandma Dowdel is the star of the Newbery Medal-winning A Year Down Yonder and Newbery Honor-winning A Long Way from Chicago. And it turns out that her story isn't over - not even close.

It is now 1958, and a new family has moved in next door to Mrs. Dowdel: a Methodist minister and his wife and kids. Soon Mrs. Dowdel will work her particular brand of charm - or medicine, depending on who you're asking - on all of them: ten-yearold Bob, who is shy on courage in a town full of bullies; his two fascinating sisters; and even Bob's two parents, who are amazed to discover that the last house in town might also be the most vital.

As Christmas rolls around, the Barnhart family realizes that they've found a true home - and a neighbor who gives gifts that will last a lifetime.

 
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Hardback Editions

November 2010 : Hardback
Title: A Season of Gifts
Author(s): Richard Peck
ISBN: 4488013295 / 9784488013295
Publisher: Tokyosogensha/Tsai Fong Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

October 2010 : Library Binding
Title: A Season of Gifts
Author(s): Richard Peck
ISBN: 0606234756 / 9780606234757 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Availability: Amazon UK   

March 2010 : Hardback
Title: A Season of Gifts (Thorndike Literacy Bridge Young Adult)
Author(s): Richard Peck
ISBN: 141042409X / 9781410424099 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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September 2009 : Hardback
Title: A Season of Gifts
Author(s): Richard Peck
ISBN: 0803730829 / 9780803730823 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dial Books for Young Readers
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Paperback Editions

October 2010 : Paperback
Title: A Season of Gifts
Author(s): Richard Peck
ISBN: 0142417297 / 9780142417294 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin
Availability: Amazon CA   Amazon   Amazon UK   

2009 : Paperback
Title: A Season of Gifts
Author(s): Richard Peck
ISBN: 0545299578 / 9780545299572 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Availability: Amazon   

Audio Editions

September 2009 : Audio CD
Title: A Season of Gifts
Author(s): Richard Peck
ISBN: 0739385461 / 9780739385463 (USA edition)
Publisher: Listening Library (Audio)
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   Amazon UK   

 


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