A Dream for Addie - eBook
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A Dream for Addie - eBook  -     By: Gail Rock

A Dream for Addie - eBook

Open Road Media Young Readers / 2014 / ePub

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Title: A Dream for Addie - eBook
By: Gail Rock
Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Open Road Media Young Readers
Publication Date: 2014
ISBN: 9781497673830
ISBN-13: 9781497673830
Ages: 7-10
Series: Addie Mills Stories
Stock No: WW69336EB

Publisher's Description

The arrival of a famous actress in twelve-year-old Addie’s small hometown makes the Easter of 1948 one she will never forget

Pigtailed and bespectacled, Addie lives with her dad and her grandma in Clear River, Nebraska. She dreams of a grown-up life in New York or Paris as a famous artist with famous-artist friends.

The most exciting part of Addie’s sixth-grade year has been sewing fancy Easter dresses for the school fashion show with her best friend, Carla Mae, and dyeing Easter eggs until their fingers are stained like rainbows. That is, until famous Broadway actress Constance Payne comes to town to attend her mother’s funeral.

Addie and her friends set off on a mission to meet the most exotic woman their town has ever seen. They even convince Constance to present the grand prize at the school style show! But when something goes awry at the awards presentation, Constance turns out not to be quite the glamorous celebrity Addie expected.

Will Addie’s dream of getting to know the famous actress come true? Or will she learn the meaning of friendship the hard way?

Author Bio

Gail Rock grew up in Valley, Nebraska. After receiving a BA in fine arts from the University of Nebraska, she moved to New York and began a career in journalism. She has worked as a film and TV critic and has done freelance writing for newspapers and magazines.

Editorial Reviews

"A good memory of small town Nebraska in the late ’40s." —Kirkus Reviews on Addie and the King of Hearts

"Addie’s rough cut personality and simple Nebraska school and home life will disarm most antisentimentalists." —Kirkus Reviews on The Thanksgiving Treasure

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