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... pulled a drawer open and slid her hand around inside. Pencils, small pads of
paper, paper clips — wait a minute. What was this? It felt like, it smelled like,
chocolate. A candy bar! "I'm starved. We never had supper," Mary Rose said. "So
An easy chair was pulled up near the fireplace. On a table beside the chair was a
beautiful silver candlestick with carved figures in the base. It held a most unusual
candle, shaped like a woman with long flowing hair. She held a tiny lamb.
You and Jo-Beth pull it over to the window. Be careful when you reach for the cat.
And pull the window shut and lock it." Miss Finton was still giving advice when
Mary Rose climbed the ladder. She pushed at the window and pulled the cat free.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing
Rather implausible, but still fun and satisfying. Better for ages 8-10, or younger if you're reading it to them. Too bad the girls don't actually wind up spending that much time among all the books ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - NicoleSch - LibraryThing
The dialogue is somewhat stilted, and the girls aren't very interesting (except for their names, why would an author call two characters Mary Rose and Jo-Beth.) though the story was interesting. "Kids don't faint, only grown-ups faint." Tell that to my eight-year-old fainting self. Read full review
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