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Strange Happenings

Five Tales of Transformation



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Hardcover (5/1/2006)


Children become cats and birds, a once-invisible young woman pieces herself back together, and the identity of a mysterious baseball mascot is uncovered—all within this eclectic collection from master storyteller Avi. By turns chilling, ethereal, and surreal, these thought-provoking tales are sure to engage anyone who has ever wondered what it would be like to become someone—or something—else.

Praise For Strange Happenings: Five Tales of Transformation

“Fantasy fans with a taste for the unusual will enjoy this challenging collection.”—School Library Journal
“Spooky fun.”—The Bulletin

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152064617, 160pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2008

About the Author

Avi's many acclaimed books for young readers include the Newbery Medal-winning Crispin: The Cross of Lead and the Newbery Honor books Nothing But the Truth: A Documentary Novel and The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle as well as The Secret School and The End of the Beginning. He lives in Colorado.