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Binny in secret

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Margaret K. McElderry Books,
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First U.S. edition.
School has started, and secrets and adventures await Binny and her family in this delightful novel which Horn Book called "a vigorous blend of screwball comedy and heartfelt emotion" in a starred review. School has started, and Binny can't stand it. She has a horrid hand-me-down uniform and the kids make fun of her "posh" city accent. Then a storm damages the roof of their home, and Binny, her sensible older sister Clem, and her rambunctious brother James (and chickens) must move to a rental home out in the country. Then one of James's beloved chickens vanishes. What kind of creature is lurking in the undergrowth? And does it need Binny's protection? Feisty, fiercely loywal, and totally charming, Binny will have readers rooting for her through every twist and turn of this surprising and hilariously moving tale.
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Full title binny in secret
Author mckay hilary
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 23:18:59PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-27 00:25:03AM

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series Binny Cornwallis
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subject_facet Bullying -- Juvenile fiction, Families -- Juvenile fiction, Lynx -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Binny in secret
title_full Binny in secret / Hilary McKay ; with illustrations by Micah Player
title_short Binny in secret
topic_facet Bullying, Families, Lynx, Schools