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Things Will Never Be the Same

26 Fairmount Avenue

Tomie dePaola - Author

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ISBN 9780142401552 | 80 pages | 24 May 2004 | Puffin | 5.86 x 8.50in | 8 - 12 years
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The lates addition to the 26 Fairmount Avenue series comes to Puffin.

Tomie has his own diary with a lock and a key&150now he can write down all his secrets and no one will be able to read them. All through the year, exciting things happen and Tomie writes about them in his diary. Sledding down the steep hill on his new Junior Flexible Flyer, being a pirate in the dance recital, and starting second grade with real art lessons at last! Then one Sunday morning Tomie's family hears news on the radio that changes everything. Master storyteller Tomie dePaola takes us back to 1941 and lets us experience what life was like growing up in the dePaola household.

"...youthful narration, convincingly childlike sensibility, and irrepressible spirit." (Booklist)


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