Zelda and Ivy: The Runaways (Hardcover)

The Runaways

By Laura McGee Kvasnosky, Laura McGee Kvasnosky (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763626891, 42pp.

Publication Date: May 9, 2006



Laura McGee Kvasnosky's newest trio of stories is an entertaining and genuine look at the ups and downs of sisterhood.
The fabulous fox sisters return in three fresh, funny stories perfect for beginning readers. Whether Zelda and Ivy are combating the injustice of cucumber sandwiches for lunch, deciding what to leave the children of the future in their time capsule, or solving Zelda's writer's block, they are sure to tickle the funny bones of both new and returning fans.

About the Author

LAURA MCGEE KVASNOSKY has written and illustrated many books for young readers, including FRANK AND IZZY SET SAIL, as well as the other books about the fabulous fox sisters: ZELDA AND IVY, ZELDA AND IVY AND THE BOY NEXT DOOR, and ZELDA AND IVY ONE CHRISTMAS. She says, "In my childhood, my sister Nan and I would run away to the backyard. These days our destinations might be more exotic like Provence in spring but the excitement of those early expeditions is hard to match."