By Madeleine L'Engle

Sixteen-year-old Polly is on her method to the island of Cyprus, the place she's going to paintings as a gofer. The journey was once prepared through Maximiliana Horne, a wealthy, marvelous artist who, together with her longtime spouse, Dr. Ursula Heschel, lately grew to become the O'Keefe family's neighbor on Benne Seed Island. Max and Polly shaped an rapid friendship and Max took over Polly's schooling, giving her the encouragement and self assurance that her remoted upbringing had no longer. Polly cherished Max, even idolized her, till Max betrayed her. In Greece, Polly reveals romance, risk, and specified friendships. yet can she ever forgive Max?

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Acerca del ilustrador David Schimmell served as a professional firefighter for 23 years before hanging up his boots and helmet to devote himself to work as an illustrator. David has happily created the illustrations for the New Dear Dragon books as well as many other books throughout his career. Born and raised in Evansville, Indiana, he lives there today with his wife, two sons, a grandson and two granddaughters.

2. Reread the story aloud together. Be careful to read at a rate that your child can keep up with. 3. Repeat choral reading and allow your child to be the lead reader and ask him or her to change from a whisper to a loud voice while you follow along and change your voice. Text Comprehension: Discussion Time 1. Ask your child to retell the sequence of events in the story. 2. To check comprehension, ask your child the following questions: • How do you think the boy felt on page 10 when the other boy told him he couldn’t come up?

David nació y se crió en Evansville, Indiana, donde aún vive con su esposa, dos hijos, un nieto y dos nietas. Acerca del ilustrador David Schimmell served as a professional firefighter for 23 years before hanging up his boots and helmet to devote himself to work as an illustrator. David has happily created the illustrations for the New Dear Dragon books as well as many other books throughout his career. Born and raised in Evansville, Indiana, he lives there today with his wife, two sons, a grandson and two granddaughters.

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