The Book of Changes: Stories

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Puffin Books, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 143 pages
2 Reviews
A collection of short stories about change introduces Clarke, a timid individual who finds courage when he truly needs it; Tobias, who uses the I Ching for inspiration; and Dwight, who comes up with a way to escape the class bully. Reprint.

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User Review  - bunnyjadwiga - LibraryThing

A light fantasy touch here, but mostly grounded, these short stories are reminiscent of Joan Aiken, but with a humor more like DWJ or Jenny Nimmo. Might be 'preachy' to those who don't believe in the fantasy elements, but read as magical realism quite charming. Read full review

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User Review  - Bec - Goodreads

Format: 143 pages, 7 stories. Avg word count: 5700 words/story; first or third person POV. Exemplary collection of stories with themes ranging from how to survive a bully to dealing with a deadbeat ... Read full review

Contents

The Clark Beans Man
1
Madhouse
24
The Book of Changes
47
Copyright

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About the author (1997)

Tim Wynne-Jones has won numerous awards for his work, including an Edgar Award, the Governor General's Literary Award, and a Boston Globe?Horn Book Award. He is a faculty member at Vermont College, teaching courses in the MFA Program in Writing for Children and Young Adults. He is the author of more than twenty books for children and young adults, including the novel The Uninvited and the popular Rex Zero books. Tim Wynne-Jones lives in Ontario with his family.

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