The Luck of the Buttons

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The Luck of the Buttons
Written by Anne Ylvisaker
Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0763660612
ISBN-13: 9780763660611
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The Luck of the Buttons

author: Anne Ylvisaker

Tomboy Tugs Button was born to a luckless family. And when she looks at them, all she sees is her own reflection looking back, until she befriends popular Aggie Millhouse, wins a new camera in the Independence Day raffle, and stumbles into a mystery only she can solve. Suddenly this is a summer of change and by its end, being a Button may just turn out to be what one clumsy, funny, spirited, and very observant young heroine decides to make of it.

"Subtle humor, a clever narrative style, and an endearing heroine." School Library Journal
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763660612 /  9780763660611
on sale date:
08/2012
type/format:
Middle-grade Novel / Paperback
age range:
8 yrs - 12 yrs
# of pages/size:
240 / 4 7/8" x 7 1/8"
grade range:
Grade 3 - Grade 7
 
subjects:
Family; Historical; Humorous Stories; Mysteries & Detective Stories;
author’s comments:
Anne Ylvisaker is the author of Dear Papa, which Booklist named a Top Ten Youth First Novel, and Little Klein, a Book Sense pick and winner of numerous awards. Formerly of Iowa and Minnesota, Anne Ylvisaker now lives in California.
 
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