Pie

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Scholastic, Incorporated, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 183 pages
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From the award-winning author of SO B. IT, a story about family, friendship, and...pie!

When Alice's Aunt Polly, the Pie Queen of Ipswitch, passes away, she takes with her the secret to her world-famous pie-crust recipe. Or does she? In her will, Polly leaves the recipe to her extraordinarily fat, remarkably disagreeable cat, Lardo . . . and then leaves Lardo in the care of Alice.

Suddenly, the whole town is wondering how you leave a recipe to a cat. Everyone wants to be the next big pie-contest winner, and it's making them pie-crazy. It's up to Alice and her friend Charlie to put the pieces together and discover the not-so-secret recipe for happiness: Friendship. Family. And the pleasure of donig something for the right reason.

With Pie, acclaimed author Sarah Weeks has baked up a sweet and satisfying delight, as inviting as warm pie on a cold day. You'll enjoy every last bite.

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User Review  - ewyatt - LibraryThing

Such a sweet story - both in the feels and the subject matter. Alice had a special bond with her Aunt Polly, a gifted pie-maker. After Polly's untimely death and her giving her secret crust recipe to ... Read full review

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User Review  - REINADECOPIAYPEGA - LibraryThing

This book was an absolute delight to read ! I would have loved it when in 3rd or 4th grade and am pleased that now in my mid 50s I got immense pleasure from reading it. I am happy to see wonderful ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Sarah Weeks is the author of Oggie Cooder, So B. It, Jumping the Scratch, and the Guy series. She lives in New York, where she writes and bakes. Her favorite pie is blueberry.

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