Katherine Hannigan





Katherine Hannigan

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Katherine Hannigan's first novel, Ida B . . . and Her Plans to Maximize Fun, Avoid Disaster, and (Possibly) Save the World was a New York Times bestseller, a Book Sense bestseller, and a Parents' Choice Gold Award winner, and it appeared on more than twenty-five state award lists. She (and several wild rabbits) live at the edge of a meadow in northeastern Iowa.


Average rating: 3.88 · 20,664 ratings · 2,016 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
Ida B. . . and Her Plans to...
3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 17,359 ratings — published 2004 — 21 editions
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Emmaline and the Bunny
3.42 of 5 stars 3.42 avg rating — 268 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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The Last Holiday Concert
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“...if a child waited to speak until all the grown-ups settled down and gave her some room to say her piece, the most important things would never get said.”
Katherine Hannigan, Ida B.

“I closed my eyes, put my right hand on top of the book, and passed it lightly across the cover. It was cool and smooth like a stone from the bottom of the brook, and it stilled me. A whole other world is inside there, I thought to myself, and that's where I want to be.”
Katherine Hannigan, Ida B. . . and Her Plans to Maximize Fun, Avoid Disaster, and (Possibly) Save the World

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