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Bridge to Terabithia

Bridge to Terabithia

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 Pict... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780061227288
Barcode 9780061227288
Published 5 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Paperback, Movie Tie-in Edition
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Author(s) By Paterson, Katherine
Illustrated by Diamond, Donna
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780061227288
ISBN-10 0061227285
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperFestival
Publication Date 5 April 2019
International Publication Date 26 December 2006
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback, Movie Tie-in Edition
Edition Movie Tie-in Edition
Author(s) By Paterson, Katherine
Illustrated by Diamond, Donna
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 176
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 194mm
Spine: 9mm
Weight 136g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Death, Virginia, Friendship, Grief
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade;Children/juvenile
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 45512

Description of this Book

Now a major motion picture, discover the beloved Newbery Medal-winning story of Jess Aarons and Leslie Burke. Join Jess and Leslie as they form an unlikely friendship and create the imaginary land of Terabithia. There they rule as king and queen, until a terrible tragedy occurs that helps Jess understand just how much he has learned from Leslie.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 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
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

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.

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