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User Review  - jfe16 - LibraryThing

Left on their own for the afternoon, Peter and Judy take a walk to the park where they discover a mysterious board game. The children bring the game home with them and soon find themselves in the ... Read full review

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User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

Audiobook performed by Robin Williams Peter and Judy’s parents are going to a matinee, and they leave the children at home, with instructions to “keep the house neat,” as they’ll be bringing some ... Read full review

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User Review  - Whisper1 - LibraryThing

I've always admired the illustrations of Chris Van Allsburg. The illustrations in Jumanji are black and white, lending an eeriness about the story of a brother and sister who discover a board game ... Read full review

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User Review  - SashaM - LibraryThing

I read this one for the first time today. I read it as part of a book challenge to read a book that was published in the year I was born - 1981 was a thin year for books that appealed to me so Jumanji ... Read full review

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User Review  - frozenteacher - LibraryThing

Creativity and imagination abound with possibilities for schema rich connections to vocabulary, voice, word choice, story-crafting, and illustrations. From core academics to STEAM learning, Jumanji is ... Read full review

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User Review  - tapestry100 - LibraryThing

Another modern classic of modern children's books that I had never read, I had the opportunity to meet Chris Van Allsburg at a book signing and picked up a copy. It's a cute story, but I think it ... Read full review

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User Review  - DaliaL. - LibraryThing

Genre: Fantasy (fiction) I would use this book to: 1. read during story time before starting a lesson on imaginative writing in Spanish. 2. have students compare it to the English version Summary ... Read full review

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User Review  - athena.j - LibraryThing

The genre of this book is modern fantasy. Two children, Judy and Peter are home alone, when they decide to go to the park. Underneath a tree, they find a board game titled, "Jumanji." Excitedly, they ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jihan0228 - LibraryThing

Winner of the Caldecott Medal this lifelike quality of drawings and illustrations are so detailed that it is a great book for those who want to read aloud. The book begins when Judy and Peter bring ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Just not my cup of tea. Brilliant for the right audience of course. Read full review


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