Adventures with Waffles

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Adventures with Waffles
Written by Maria Parr
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763672815
ISBN-13: 9780763672812
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Adventures with Waffles

author: Maria Parr
illustrator: Kate Forrester
translator: Guy Puzey

Hardly a day passes without Trille and Lena inventing some kind of adventure that often ends in trouble. Whether it’s coaxing a cow onto a boat or sledding down the steepest and iciest hill with a chicken, there is always a thrill—and sometimes an injury—to be had. Trille loves to share everything with Lena, even Auntie Granny’s waffles. But when Lena has to move away and Auntie Granny leaves the world, it sometimes seems like nothing will ever be right again. The warmth of friendship and the support of family suffuse this lightly illustrated novel, proving that when times are tough, a little taste of sweetness can make all the difference.

Lena is Trille’s best friend, even if she is a girl. And there is never an ordinary day when you’ve got a best friend like Lena.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$16.99 / $22.99
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763672815 /  9780763672812
on sale date:
05/2015
type/format:
Middle-grade Novel / Hardback
age range:
7 yrs - 10 yrs
# of pages/size:
240 / 5" x 7"
grade range:
Grade 2 - Grade 5
 
subjects:
Family; Humorous Stories; Social Issues; Religious; Sports & Recreation;
author’s comments:
Maria Parr is a writer and high-school teacher. Adventures with Waffles, her debut novel, is available in twenty-six countries and has won several awards around the world. Maria Parr lives in Norway with her family.

Guy Puzey began translating Norwegian literature after studying the language at the University of Edinburgh and now works at the university as a researcher and teacher. He grew up in the Highlands of Scotland, just a short but cold swim away from Norway.
 
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