Doomed to—or blessed with—eternal life after drinking from a magic spring, the Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can. When ten-year-old Winnie Foster stumbles on their secret, the Tucks take her home and explain why living forever at one age is... show more
Doomed to—or blessed with—eternal life after drinking from a magic spring, the Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can. When ten-year-old Winnie Foster stumbles on their secret, the Tucks take her home and explain why living forever at one age is less a blessing that it might seem. Complications arise when Winnie is followed by a stranger who wants to market the spring water for a fortune.
Publish date: August 21st 2007
Publisher: Square Fish
Pages no: 139
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Read For School
, Historical Fiction
, Middle Grade
Time drags by for Winnie Foster, an eleven-year-old girl who lives in a house bordering the woods owned by her family. Winnie spends her summer days under the watchful eye of her grandmother. Most of the time it's too hot to be out in the sun, and when Winnie does actually venture outside, she never...
Tuck Everlasting is a really beautiful fantasy book, taking place in the late 1800's. I think it is a really good book to read with 4th graders. It is not a long read. You could use it as whole group reading in my opinion.
Tuck Everlasting is the perfect book for fifth grade students. It is provides an excellent source to teach new vocabulary. Further, this book provides a clear examples to teach all the elements of plot and inference.
Tuck Everlasting is one of my all time favorite books. This book is filled with adventure, romance, innocence, tough decisions, fighting bad guys, and so much more. This book teaches that the grass is not always greener on the other side and can help teach children to be thankful for their lives no ...
More like 3.5 stars, but I rounded up because it really is a cute little story. The writing flows easily and she writes in such a way that it's easy to conjure up the images she's describing... although that might also be leftover screenshots of the movie I saw many years ago... which I also loved!I...
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