Polly Diamond and the Magic Book (Hardcover)

Book 1

By Alice Kuipers, Diana Toledano (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books, 9781452152325, 160pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2018

List Price: 14.99*
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Description

"An enchanting adventure of magic and mishaps." —Kirkus Reviews
"Upbeat and lovable, Polly Diamond brings the magic of imagination to life." —Booklist, starred review

The first in a delightfully funny and magical chapter book series perfect for fans of Ivy + Bean, Amelia Bedelia, and Dory Fantasmagory!

Polly loves words. And she loves writing stories. So when a magic book appears on her doorstep that can make everything she writes happen in real life, Polly is certain all of her dreams are about to come true. But she soon learns that what you write and what you mean are not always the same thing!


About the Author

Alice Kuipers is the author of 4 novels and a picture book. Her work has been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and selected as a Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Book of the Year. She lives in Saskatoon, Canada.

Diana Toledano divides her time between working as a freelance illustrator and teaching in museums. She lives in San Francisco.


Praise For Polly Diamond and the Magic Book: Book 1

"A fast-paced story full of magic." - School Library Journal

"Upbeat and lovable, Polly Diamond brings the magic of imagination to life." -Booklist, starred review

"This breezy series kickoff introduces a heroine with a delightfully outsize personality and celebrates the power of imagination and words." -Publishers Weekly

"There's a lot to love about Polly's adventure... a fun read that's just right for young readers." --Common Sense Media

"An enchanting adventure of magic and mishaps." -Kirkus Reviews