Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Caitlin's Big Idea” as Want to Read:
Blank 133x176
Caitlin's Big Idea
 
by
Gloria Skurzynski
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Caitlin's Big Idea

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Nine-year-old Caitlin is always trying to help her neighbors, her friends, and her mother, but the results often aren't what she intends.
Paperback, 58 pages
Published May 1st 1995 by Troll Communications
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Caitlin's Big Idea, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Caitlin's Big Idea

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-12)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Stephanie Tuell
this book is about caitlin and how she is always getting into trouble. she tries to help out, but she always seems to mess everything up. first, she tries to get goat to mow grass and then she loses a very important project, she even messes up all of her mother's hard work. can caitlin ever make anything right?

this book shows that even if you try, you might still fail, but if you continue trying, something good is bound to happen.

Luisa
Nov 16, 2014 Luisa rated it really liked it
This is a great book to teach children about continuing to do your best to help others. We can find great happiness as we do good to others, and should never give up on that. I highly recommend this book to all 8-12 year old children.
Junessa
Jul 13, 2012 Junessa rated it liked it
An easy read book about a girl who seem to get into trouble when she tries to help people. Good for middle elementary graders.
Cws
Jul 07, 2009 Cws added it
Shelves: br
BR-Sku
Twyla
Apr 01, 2012 Twyla rated it it was amazing
Shelves: auryn-s-books
IT WAS really GOOD I JUST CANT REMEMBER WHAT IT WAS ABOUT
Mrs. Neal's Library
Mrs. Neal's Library marked it as to-read
Jan 19, 2010
Simret
Simret added it
Aug 19, 2014
Sara Kohlhepp
Sara Kohlhepp marked it as to-read
Mar 01, 2016
Terri
Terri marked it as to-read
Oct 30, 2016
Jackie
Jackie marked it as to-read
Dec 04, 2016
topics  posts  views  last activity   
Good Book! 1 2 Mar 14, 2009 12:23PM  
50188
"May you live in interesting times."

That ambiguous wish was not meant to be kind, because interesting times can be difficult. You and I certainly live in interesting times - dangerous, challenging, and fascinating.

My parents were born just before the start of the twentieth century; my youngest grandchild arrived in this century's final decade. The years in between have been the most dynamic in the
...more
More about Gloria Skurzynski...

Share This Book