Momo

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Doubleday, Jan 1, 1985 - Friendship - 227 pages
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Weaves a magical tale about an orphan girl named Momo whose unstinting goodness nurtures wisdom and happiness in the people around her and who becomes the prey of sinister figures.

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User Review  - StefanieGeeks - LibraryThing

I can see how this book would be powerful to a 4th-6th grader but I think it would have been more powerful to me, as an adult, as a short story in a science fiction collection (cut out about 150 pages ... Read full review

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Come along with Momo, her dear friends Beppo and Guido, the enigmatic Professor Hora, and his wise turtle companion Cassiopeia, as they join forces to face a menace that's difficult to see and even ... Read full review

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Children's author Michael Andreas Helmuth Ende was born on November 12, 1929 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. He worked as an actor, director, film critic and scriptwriter before turning to writing children's books. He was the only child of the surrealist painter Edgar Ende. His best known work is The Neverending Story (1979), which was adapted into a film and two sequels. Another book, Jim Knopf and Lukas the Engine, was made into both a television and radio series. Ende died in Germany on August 29, 1995.

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