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Bridge to Terabithia By Katherine Paterson

Bridge to Terabithia
by Katherine Paterson

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Jess and Leslie, competitors at first, then unlikely friends who create a magical land called Terabithia, are the unforgettable protagonists in one of the most celebrated children's novels of all time. This classic has been adapted into a live-action picture from Walt Disney Pictures and Walden Media.
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Bridge to Terabithia Summary


Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson

Now a major motion picture from Disney, starring Josh Hutcherson and Zooey Deschanel! Discover the beloved Newbery Medal-winning story by bestselling author Katherine Paterson, a modern classic of friendship and loss. Jess Aarons has been practicing all summer so he can be the fastest runner in the fifth grade. And he almost is, until the new girl in school, Leslie Burke, outpaces him. The two become fast friends and spend most days in the woods behind Leslie's house, where they invent an enchanted land called Terabithia. One morning, Leslie goes to Terabithia without Jess and a tragedy occurs. It will take the love of his family and the strength that Leslie has given him for Jess to be able to deal with his grief. In addition to being a Newbery Medal winner, Bridge to Terabithia was also named an ALA Notable Children's Book and has become a touchstone of children's literature, as have many of Katherine Paterson's other novels, including The Great Gilly Hopkins and Jacob Have I Loved. Supports the Common Core State Standards

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Bridge to Terabithia Reviews


"Set in contemporary rural America, the story is one of remarkable richness and depth, beautifully written." -- The Horn Book "Eloquent and assured." -- Kirkus Reviews 15 Banned Books Every Tween and Teen Should Read -- Brightly.com

About Katherine Paterson


Katherine Paterson is one of the world's most celebrated and beloved authors. Among her many awards are two Newberys and two National Book Awards, and she was recently named a "Living Legend" by the Library of Congress. She has been published in more than 22 languages in a variety of formats, from picture books to historical novels. Donna Diamond has illustrated numerous children's books, including The Day of the Unicorn by Mollie Hunter and Riches by Esther Hautzig, as well as many book jackets. She lives in Riverdale, NY.

Additional information

GOR001936455
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
Katherine Paterson
Used - Very Good
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers Inc
2007-03-27
176
0061227285
9780061227288
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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