A Magic Crystal?

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Random House, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 82 pages
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When Marvin Redpost agrees to go over to Casey Happleton's house, he doesn't know what he's in for. Casey shows him the magic crystal she has just found and offers to give Marvin a few wishes. Is the crystal really magic? Or is it too good to be true?

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a magic crystal
there are two main characters in this gleaning story,there is a marvellous boy called Marvin Redpost he`s about 14 years old he`s clever clean and brave and he`s a good sport.Not
forgetting Casey [the secound main character]she`s pretty gorgeousand a beautiful girl and a bit stange [ because Marvin wished for something that made her act stange.]  

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Contents

Fight
1
The Old Fire Station
7
The Magic Crystal
16
Copyright

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About the author (2000)

Louis Sachar, March 20, 1954 - Louis Sachar was born March 20, 1954, in East Meadow, New York. At the age of nine, his family moved to Tustin, California. Sachar attended the University of California, at Berkeley. During his senior year there, he helped out at Hillside Elementary School. It was his experience there that led to his first book, Sideways Stories from Wayside School, written in 1976. After college, he worked for a while in a sweater warehouse in Norwalk, Connecticut, and wrote at night. Then he went to law school, and his first book, Sideways Stories from Wayside School, was accepted for publication during his first week of school. After graduating from Berkeley, Sachar attended Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco, graduating in 1980. He worked part-time as a lawyer for eight years as I continued to write children's books, becoming a full-time writer in 1989 Sideways Stories from Wayside School was named a 1979 Children's Choice Book by a joint committee of the International Reading Association and the Children's Book Council. He has also won state awards which were voted upon by children. Sachar is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and the Authors Guild

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