Experience enchantment and adventure when a special girl discovers a place of magic in her gray, rainy world - now in paperback.
This humorous, playful light-fantasy adventure middle-grade novel is sure to appeal to boys and girls alike.
It starts off in the dark, dank city of Runny Cove. There, orphan Isabelle works her fingers to the bone at the Magnificently Supreme Umbrella Factory, struggling to support herself and her Grandma Maxine.
That is, until Isabelle discovers that she has inherited Fortune's Farm, the last place on earth where magic grows. Now Isabelle must use the magic to save the people of Runny Cove without spilling the secret of Fortune's Farm to the world.
About the Author
Suzanne Selfors is the author of To Catch a Mermaid and Smells Like A Dog. She lives with her husband on an island in Washington state where they are raising two children, a dog, a cat, and a flock of messy chickens.
"The beautiful writing, quirky characters, and an imaginative plot that slowly unfolds make this a good choice, showing how one little girl can use her spirit to save the world."-- Booklist
For Ages: 9 - 11 years old
For Grades: 4 - 7
Number Of Pages: 264
Published: 6th February 2012
Publisher: Little, Brown & Company
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 19.5 x 13.4 x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.227
Edition Number: 1