The Matchbox Diary

by Paul Fleischman

Illustrations by Bagram Ibatoulline

Prompted by mementoes stored in matchboxes, an old man tells his great-granddaughter stories of his immigration from Italy to America. Full-color illustrations done in acrylic gouache.

ISBN: 9780763646011

JLG Release: April 2013

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$16.99

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Grades 1-3

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  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780763646011

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Candlewick

    Page Count

    40

    Trim Size

    9 5/8" x 10 5/8"

    Dewey Classification

    F

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 2.8, Points: 0.5

    Lexile

    Level: AD610L

    Awards & Honors

    Amazon.com Best Books of the Year 2013: Ages 3-5 (Picture Books); Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Books of 2013; Children’s Book Council 2014 Finalist, 3rd to 4th Grade Book of the Year; 2014 Christopher Award Winner, Ages 6 & up; Winner, IRA Notable Books for a Global Society, 2014; 2014 CLA Notable Children’s Books in the English Language Arts; IRA Children’s Choices 2015: Young Readers (Grades 3 & 4)*; 2014 IRA Teachers’ Choices, Intermediate Readers

    Genre

    Fic


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