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The best story

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The best story is one that comes from the heart The library is having a contest for the best story, and the quirky narrator of this story just has to win that rollercoaster ride with her favorite author! But what makes a story the best?

Her brother Tim says the best stories have lots of action. Her father thinks the best stories are the funniest. And Aunt Jane tells her the best stories have to make people cry. A story that does all these things doesn't seem quite right, though, and the one thing the whole family can agree on is that the best story has to be your own.

Anne Wilsdorf's hilarious illustrations perfectly capture this colorful family and their outrageous stories in Eileen Spinelli's heartfelt tale about creativity and finding your own voice.

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Grouped Work ID 2886c7fb-5fdb-fd10-2c75-b6e419f80cb1
Grouping Title best story
Grouping Author spinelli eileen
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-13 12:40:38PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-13 12:42:13PM

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