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In this heartwarming and funny middle-grade novel by the New York Times bestselling author of Counting by 7s , Julia grows into herself while playing a Munchkin in The Wizard of Oz Julia is very short for her age, but by the end of the summer run of The Wizard of Oz , she'll realize how big she is inside, where it counts. She hasn't ever thought of herself as a performer, but when the wonderful director of Oz casts her as a Munchkin, she begins to see herself in a new way. As Julia becomes friendly with the poised and wise Olive--one of the adults with dwarfism who've joined the production's motley crew of Munchkins--and with her deeply artistic neighbor, Mrs. Chang, Julia's own sense of self as an artist grows. Soon, she doesn't want to fade into the background--and it's a good thing, because her director has more big plans for Julia

Bubbling over with humor and tenderness, this is an irresistible story of self-discovery and of the role models who forever change us.

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ISBN:
9780399186219
9781524750312
9781524750282
152475028
9780399186233
9781509430666
9781524750305
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.3, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
810L
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Grouped Work ID d9c2958c-81f7-e764-eebe-e6a18ed2b921
Full title short
Author sloan holly goldberg
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 23:28:53PM
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Children's audiobooks, Self-acceptance -- Fiction, Self-acceptance -- Juvenile fiction, Size -- Fiction, Size -- Juvenile fiction, Stature, Short -- Juvenile fiction, Theater -- Fiction, Theater -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Short
title_full Short, Short / Holly Goldberg Sloan
title_short Short
title_sub
topic_facet Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Self-acceptance, Size, Stature, Short, Theater