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Zilpha Keatley Snyder
Birth date: January 01, 1927
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A Man With An Agenda
A Man With An Agenda rated it 5 months ago
Huzzah! Here is finally a book that has improved on reading it as an adult. I remember reading this in 6th grade and being so disappointed in the story. I missed the point completely. Some things are scarier for adults then they are for children.'The Trespassers' is about siblings Neely and Grub, wh...
Hooked on Books
Hooked on Books rated it 11 months ago
This is another Newberry Honor book that my son and I are reading together. I enjoyed it and thought it was a fun story. It starts out with two girls and their little 4 year old brother that love "Egyptology" so they create their own imaginative game to play in secret. As they bring new kids with ne...
JL's Bibliomania
JL's Bibliomania rated it 1 year ago
It’s always a shock when a reread of a book doesn’t match your memory of it. I loved the Green Sky Trilogy when I first encountered it as a tween. And my recollection had the middle volume And All Between as my favorite. This reread fell very flat. The first 1/3 to ½ the book covered the same even...
JL's Bibliomania
JL's Bibliomania rated it 2 years ago
Rereading a beloved childhood favorite as an adult is always risky. I read Below the Root by Zilpha Keatley Snyder and its sequels over and over and over again as a voracious young SF lover in the early 80’s (and surprisingly was oblivious to the computer game based on the same world). At the ti...
Saturdays in Books
Saturdays in Books rated it 2 years ago
Great characters, solid writing. Why on Earth does the back cover reveal 75% of the plot? A little sad it took me so long to get to this, as my niece may have aged out of it, but maybe I can convince her to read it to her little sister.
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