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Authors

Ingrid Law

Publisher

Dial Books for Young Readers

Pages

368 pages

Publication Year

2015

ISBN

9780803738621

Genre

fantasy

Topic

Family Relationships; Kinship care; family taking care of grandparent

Annotation

Gypsy Beaumont's magical savvy switches to its opposite when she learns that her mean and decidedly non-magical grandma has Alzheimer's and is going to move in with her family.

Grade Level

3-5, 6-8

Family Formation

multi-generational

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

LGBTQ+

none

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2016; Garden State Children's Book Award, 2018, Nominee; Cybils Awards, 2015, Nominee, Elementary and Middle Grade (Speculative Fiction)

Keywords

Alzheimer's disease; family life; grandmothers; magic; birthday

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

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