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Ruby, the Red-Hot Witch at Bloomingdale's

Title

Ruby, the Red-Hot Witch at Bloomingdale's

Publisher

Penguin Group

Pages

151 pages

Publication Year

1991

ISBN

9780670834730

Genre

fantasy/realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Separation; separated parents

Annotation

When Ruby, the witch who works at Bloomingdale's, cures her younger brother's nervous hiccups, thirteen-year-old Petra wonders if Ruby's magic can get her separated parents back together.

Grade Level

3-5

Family Formation

separated parents

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, Tenth Edition, 1993

Keywords

witches; New York; department store; magic

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Ruby, the Red-Hot Witch at Bloomingdale's

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