A Gift of Magic

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Jun 19, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 208 pages
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When the old woman died, she left her grandchild Nancy with the extraordinary gift of magic. Nancy can read people's minds, know their thoughts, and make them do what she wants. Will she use her gift for good, or satisfy her own selfish desire?
Lois Duncan presents a paranormal rollercoaster ride with goosebumps at every turn.
This edition features updated text and an exclusive Q&A with author Lois Duncan!
 

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User Review  - lillibrary - LibraryThing

Listened to the audiobook on the recommendation of a teen patron . . . and i'm rather surprised that she liked it so much. Originally published in 1971, this book sounds old, despite an updated ... Read full review

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User Review  - Krumbs - LibraryThing

I started this with great hopes, but it was predictable and I found the main character of Nancy overly whiny. None of the kids were very relatable, the mother was underdeveloped, and I kind of wanted ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
Epilogue
QA WITH THE AUTHOR
About the Author
Also by Lois Duncan
Contents
Copyright
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Lois Duncan is an acclaimed suspense author for young adults. She has published nearly 50 books for children, including I Know What You Did Last Summer, which was adapted into a highly-successful horror film, and Who Killed My Daughter?, a non-fiction book about the harrowing experience of her daughter's murder. Lois was the keynote speaker at the 2010 NCTE Convention.

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