Phoebe

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Good Kindle Phoebe release Arriving home from summer camp eleven year old Phoebe disappointedly finds everything has changed the liv

Good Kindle Phoebe release Arriving home from summer camp, eleven year old Phoebe disappointedly finds everything has changed the living room furniture is new, her mother has a job, and her best friends have become interested in boys and then she begins to grow up in her own way when she leads a protest against book banning in the library A lively, humorous look at being the youngest of four sistArriving home from summer camp, eleven year old Phoebe disappointedly finds everything has changed the living room furniture is new, her mother has a job, and her best friends have become interested in boys and then she begins to grow up in her own way when she leads a protest against book banning in the library A lively, humorous look at being the youngest of four sisters This begins a major new series.. Bestseller Books Phoebe Something sparked a vague memory of reading a YA series in the 90s with 4 books, each titled with a single name, and once I'd got that far, I had to try and track them down. They were very fast re-reads, and actually pretty good for what they were, so for a child of around 11 or 12, they'd probably get scored at about 4 stars, although there's not much meat in them.

About Author

  • Marilyn Kaye Post author

    I was born in New Britain, Connecticut, and grew up in Atlanta, Georgia I also spent a year 5th grade in Montgomery, Alabama, and a year in Ann Arbor, Michigan 8th grade As a child, I always wanted to be a writer, but I had lots of other ambitions too I wanted to be a teacher, a librarian, a movie star, the president of the United States, and a ballerina I didn t achieve all my goals I never became a movie star, the president of the U.S or a ballerina But I ve been a teacher and a librarian and most of all, a writer I ve been writing for as long as I can remember Growing up, I always kept a diary I wrote poems, stories, plays, songs and lots of letters Writing wasn t easy for me, but it felt natural and right.I ve always read a lot, too I was an English major at Emory University I love Shakespeare , and I also received a master s degree in library science at Emory I earned a Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of Chicago, and I taught children s and teen literature at St John s University in New York for over 20 years Now, I m a full time writer, living in Paris, France the most beautiful city in the world.

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  • Something sparked a vague memory of reading a YA series in the 90s with 4 books, each titled with a single name, and once I d got that far, I had to try and track them down They were very fast re reads, and actually pretty good for what they were, so for a child of around 11 or 12, they d probably get scored at about 4 stars, although there s not much meat in them.


  • A bit dated.I had no idea when I read this short Young Adult book, that Marliyn Kaye was currently the author of 121 books This must have been one of her earliest books, written before the days of mobile phones and computers It relates to a much simpler time, when long summer days were spent by the swimming pool with friends.Phoebe is the youngest of four sisters, she is still a child with little interest in boyfriends and make up When she comes back from Summer Camp though, her four closest fri [...]



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