Arthur, for the very first time

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Scholastic Book Services, 1982 - Juvenile Fiction - 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 (1982)

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. She currently lives in Williamsburg, Massachusetts with her husband.

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