The Worry Week

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David R. Godine Publisher, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 127 pages
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Hiding for a week on a Maine island while their parents are away, eleven-year-old Allegra and her two sisters must live off the land as they search for the treasure rumored to be somewhere in their family's summer home.

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User Review  - bookwren - LibraryThing

A light-hearted, well-written novel of three sisters who live for a week alone on an island off the coast of Maine. Other people live on the island, but the girls want to avoid them so their parents ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ann Schuster - Goodreads

A gentle adventure story for middle-grade readers and a perfect recommendation for a girl's summer reading list. Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Anne Lindbergh, the daughter of Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh and sister of Reeve Lindbergh, grew up in a house filled with books and was encouraged in her writing of stories and poems at an early age. The author of numerous acclaimed novels for young readers, Anne Lindbergh died in 1993. She will long be remembered as, in the words of PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, a writer "of literary grace and a mesmerizing storyteller.

Kevin Hawkes is the illustrator of more than thirty-five acclaimed picture books and chapter books including Library Lion", Weslandia", and Chicken Cheeks". His vibrant colors, unusual perspectives, and sense of humor are hallmarks of his work. He lives with his wife and children in Southern Maine.

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