Moxy Maxwell Does Not Love Writing Thank-You Notes (Paperback)

By Peggy Gifford, Valorie Fisher (Illustrator)

Yearling Books, 9780375843433, 159pp.

Publication Date: April 28, 2009

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Description

Every tween reader's favorite procrastinator is back . . . in paperback
It isn't as though Moxy isn t grateful for her Christmas presents. She is. She's just not thrilled that she has to write a thank-you note for each one by tomorrow . . . or she will not be allowed to fly to Hollywood to attend a starstudded
Hollywood bash with the father she hasn t seen in three years. And writing thank-you notes is not something that a world-class Creative Type relishes doing. But it is more than writing thank-you notes that finally prevents Moxy from taking her trip. When her father cancels at the last minute, Moxy is forced to deal with the reality of a situation she doesn t want to accept, and can t change. But, not surprisingly, she rises to the occasion brilliantly.
Resourceful and resilient, Moxy is a pleasure to meet again. Kirkus Reviews, Starred.


About the Author

Peggy Gifford is the author of Moxy Maxwell Does Not Love Stuart Little, which Kirkus Reviews, in a starred review, hailed as brilliantly accessible. She lives in New York, New York, and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Valorie Fisher is the author-illustrator of When Ruby Tried to Grow Candy and How High Can a Dinosaur Count?, which received two starred reviews. She lives in Cornwall, Connecticut."


Praise For Moxy Maxwell Does Not Love Writing Thank-You Notes

Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews, July 1, 2008:
"Resourceful and resilient, Moxy is a pleasure to meet again."

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