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The Matchbox Diary free pdf When a little girl visits her great-grandfather at his curio-filled home, she chooses an unusual object to learn about: an old cigar box. What she finds inside surprises her: a collection of matchboxes making up her great-grandfather's diary, containing objects she can hold in her hand, each one evoking a memory. Together they tell of his journey from Italy to a new country, before he could read and write - the olive stone his mother gave him to suck on when there wasn't enough food- a hairpin he found on the boat- a ticket still retaining the thrill of his first baseball game. With a narrative entirely in dialogue, Paul Fleischman makes immediate the two characters' foray into the past. With warmth and an uncanny eye for detail,

About Paul Fleischman

Paul Fleischman won is the award-winning author of numerous books, including The Dunderheads and The Dunderheads Behind Bars, both illustrated by David Roberts. Bagram Ibatoulline gives expressive life to their journey through time - and towards each other. Bagram Ibatoulline has illustrated many acclaimed books for children, including On the Blue Comet by Rosemary Wells- and The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane and Great Joy, both by Kate DiCamillo.

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Author : Paul Fleischman
Publisher : Walker Books Ltd
Data Published : 01 August 2013
ISBN : 1406343773
EAN : 9781406343779
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 40 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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  • The Matchbox Diary free pdfThe Matchbox Diary

    . When a little girl visits her great-grandfather at his curio-filled home, she chooses an unusual object to learn about: an old cigar box. What she finds inside surprises her: a collection of matchbo