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13 edition of A season of gifts found in the catalog.

A season of gifts

by Richard Peck

  • 168 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Dial Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neighbors -- Fiction,
  • Moving, Household -- Fiction,
  • Humorous stories,
  • Illinois -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Relates the surprising gifts bestowed on twelve-year-old Bob Barnhart and his family, who have recently moved to a small Illinois town in 1958, by their larger-than-life neighbor, Mrs. Dowdel.

    Edition Notes

    A companion novel to A long way from Chicago and A year down yonder.

    StatementRichard Peck.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P338 Sd 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22684880M
    ISBN 109780803730823
    LC Control Number2008048050

    A Season of Gifts Quotes Showing of 3 “ they'd just tell you to turn the other cheek, wouldn't they? Trouble is, Mrs. Dowdel observed, after you've turned the Cited by: 1. Search millions of books at BAM. Browse bestsellers, new releases and the most talked about books. Pre-order titles at great prices from your favorite authors.

    Home accents, personalized gifts, trending jewelry and fashion accessories - stylish living for everyday life. Each of the Barnharts becomes the benefactor of one or more of Mrs. Dowdel's gifts and since the book takes place in the days leading up to Christmas, the title, A Season of Gifts, is most appropriate. Richard Peck's dialogue, plot and descriptive prose combine to create a delightful audio book that listeners of all ages will enjoy on first.

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The antagonist in A Season of Gifts is the aforementioned town bad boy. The war between Roscoe Burdick and Mrs. Dowdel has apparently been going on for a while, but in this book, we first meet Roscoe when he bullies Bob in a really creative way involving Mrs.

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The antagonist in A Season of Gifts is the aforementioned town bad boy. The war between Roscoe Burdick and Mrs. Dowdel has apparently been going on for a while, but in this book, we first meet Roscoe when he bullies Bob in a really creative way involving Mrs.

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