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The promise, Nicola Davies ; illustrated by Laura Carlin

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The promise
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The promise
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Nicola Davies ; illustrated by Laura Carlin
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eng
Summary
On a mean street in a mean, broken city, a young girl tries to snatch an old woman's bag. But the frail old woman, holding on with the strength of heroes, says the thief can't have it without giving something in return: the promise. It is the beginning of a journey that will change the thieving girl's life--and a chance to change the world, for good
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Title
The promise
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Summary
In a rundown, stark city, a poor girl tries to snatch an old woman's bag, but the woman extracts a promise from the girl before handing it to her which leads to a magical discovery and a chance to make a positive change in the world
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Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2014
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2014.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2015.
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10308260
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YDXCP
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 0
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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Nicola Davies ; illustrated by Laura Carlin
The promise, Nicola Davies ; illustrated by Laura Carlin
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ocn852457529
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Dimensions
27 cm.
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Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763666330
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
color illustrations

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      73 Locust St, Dover, NH, 03820, USA
      43.19289 -70.876331
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