Family Tree Book One: Better to Wish
Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545675185 Paperback
240 Pages | 5.28" x 7.58" | Ages 8 to 12
Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545359429 Hardcover
240 Pages | 5.73" x 8.55" | Ages 8 to 12
Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545539265 Ebook
240 Pages | Ages 8 to 12
In 1930, Abby Nichols is eight, and can't imagine what her future holds. The best things today would be having a dime for the fair, keeping her Pops from being angry, and saving up eighty-seven cents to surprise her little sister with a tea set for Christmas.
But Abby's world is changing fast. Soon there will be new siblings to take care of, a new house to move into, and new friends to meet. But there will also be good-byes to say and hard choices to make. As Abby grows older, how will she decide what sort of life will fit her best?
In this incredible new series, bestselling author Ann M. Martin brings the past and the present together one girlhood at a time and shows readers the way a family grows.
Raves & reviews:
* "Authentic . . . poignant . . . sure to satisfy." Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Remarkable. . . [an] exceptional first volume." The Wall Street Journal
"Martin excels at capturing the hopes and hardships of adolescent girls . . . powerful." The New York Times Book Review
"The story has that addictive quality of the multigenerational family saga . . . We're hooked. Bring on the next book." Horn Book