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Bigger Than a Bread Box

Title

Bigger Than a Bread Box

Authors

Laurel Snyder

Publisher

Random House Children's Books

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780375969164

Pages

226 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Devastated when her parents separate, twelve-year-old Rebecca must move with her mother from Baltimore to Gran's house in Atlanta, where Rebecca discovers an old bread box with the power to grant any wish--so long as the wished-for thing fits in the bread box.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Topic

Family Relationships; Separation; separated parents; separate homes

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

separated parents

Awards

Great Stone Face Book Award, 2012-2013
Nominee

Keywords

wishes; grandma's house; moving; magic; problems; new school

Diversity Impact

direct

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