Arthur, for the Very First Time

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Harper & Row, Jan 1, 1980 - Aunts - 117 pages
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Arthur spends a summer with his unconventional aunt and uncle and begins to look at life, his family, and himself differently.

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A few years ago my one of my Jr. High school teachers made my reading class, read this book. It was honestly horrible. I couldent get though 3 pages without getting bored. Maybe you would like this ... Read full review


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About the author (1980)

Author Patricia MacLachlan was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming on March 3, 1938. She received a B.A. from the University of Connecticut in 1962 and taught English at a junior high school until 1979. She began writing picture books and novels at the age of thirty-five. She won the Golden Kite Award for Arthur, for the Very First Time and the 1986 Newbery Medal for Sarah, Plain and Tall. Her other well-known books include The Facts and Fictions of Minna Pratt, Skylark, Journey, Baby, and Three Names. In 2013 she made The New York Times Best Seller List with her title Snowflakes Fall.

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