Five children and it
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Published:
New York : harperCollins, c1999.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
242 pages : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Status:
Hermitage - Kids Fiction
JUV Fiction Nesbit
Description
The entrancing combination of magic with the everyday trials of childhood. 'It' is a Psammead, an ancient, ugly and irritable sand fairy the children find one day in a gravel pit and It grants them a wish a day, lasting until sunset. But they soon learn it is very hard to think of really sensible wishes, and each one gets them into unexpected difficulties. Magic, the children find, can be as awkward as it is enticing.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0140367357 (pbk.), 0688135455
Lexile measure:
980

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When four brothers and sisters discover a Psammead, or sand-fairy, in the gravel pit near the country house where they are staying, they have no way of knowing all the adventures its wish-granting will bring them.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Nesbit, E. 1., & Zelinsky, P. O. (1999). Five children and it. New York: harperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Nesbit, E. 1858-1924 and Paul O, Zelinsky. 1999. Five Children and It. New York: harperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Nesbit, E. 1858-1924 and Paul O, Zelinsky, Five Children and It. New York: harperCollins, 1999.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Nesbit, E. 1858-1924., and Paul O Zelinsky. Five Children and It. New York: harperCollins, 1999. Print.

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