THE WINNER OF a National Book Award, a Newbery Honor, and countless other awards has written her richest, most spirited book yet, filled with characters that readers will love, and never forget. Jane is 12 years old, and she is "ready "for adventures, to move beyond the world of her siblings and single mother and their house by the sea, and step into the know-not what. And, over the summer, adventures do seem to find Jane, whether it s a thrilling ride in a hot-air balloon, the appearances of a slew of possible fathers, or a weird new friendship with a preacher and psychic wannabe. Most important, there s Jane s discovery of what lies at the heart of all great adventures: that it s not what happens "to "you that matters, but what you learn about yourself. And don't miss Polly Horvath's "Northward to the Moon, "the sequel to "My One Hundred Adventures.""
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(211mm x 153mm x 28mm)
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Author Biography - Polly Horvath
In addition to the National Book Award and the Newbery Honor, Polly Horvath s titles have been chosen by "Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal, "the "Chicago Tribune, "and the "Washington Post "as Best Books of the Year. She lives in Metchosin, British Columbia."