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The goose girl

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Books of Bayern volume 1.
New York : Bloomsbury, c2003.
1st U.S. ed.
Physical Desc:
383 pages : map ; 21 cm.
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Click here to download the reading group guide to The Goose Girl . Click here to read a conversation with Shannon Hale. Click here to read an extract Anidori-Kiladra Talianna Isilee, Crown Princess of Kildenree, spends the first years of her life listening to her aunt's stories and learning the language of the birds, especially the swans. As she grows up Ani develops the skills of animal speech, but is never comfortable speaking with people, so when her silver-tongued lady in waiting leads a mutiny during Ani's journey to be married in a foreign land, Ani is helpless and cannot persuade anyone to help her. She becomes a goose girl and must use her own special, nearly magical powers to find her way to her true destiny. From the Grimm's fairy tale of the princess who became a goose girl before she could become queen, Shannon Hale has woven an incredible and original tale of a girl who must find her own unusual talents before she can lead the people she has made her own. Recognition A New York Public Library "100 Titles for Reading and Sharing" A Texas Lone Star Reading List Book A Josette Frank Award Winner A Utah State Book Award Winner (YA) A Utah Speculative Fiction Award Winner A Beehive (Utah) Young Adult Reading List Book School Library Journal starred review A YALSA Top Ten Teen Book Nominated for the 2006 Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey)

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158234843X, 9781582349909 (pbk.), 1582349908 (pbk.)
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Level 5.9, 14 Points


Horn Book Guide,,4/2004
Puget Sound Council,,9/1/2005
Publisher's Weekly,,6/30/2003
School Library Journal,,8/2003
Voice of Youth Advocate,,10/2003
On her way to marry a prince she's never met, Princess Anidori is betrayed by her guards and her lady-in-waiting and must become a goose girl to survive until she can reveal her true identity and reclaim the crown that is rightfully hers.
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Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS,MG+,5.9,14.0,73116.
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Reading Counts RC,6.0,20.0,34382.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hale, S. (2003). The goose girl. 1st U.S. ed. New York: Bloomsbury.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hale, Shannon. 2003. The Goose Girl. New York: Bloomsbury.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hale, Shannon, The Goose Girl. New York: Bloomsbury, 2003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hale, Shannon. The Goose Girl. 1st U.S. ed. New York: Bloomsbury, 2003. Print.

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