Maryann Macdonald

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Maryann Macdonald The greatest mystery in my life or in anyone's life is why am I here? What is my purpose? The search for meaning is the plot for countless books.
Average rating: 3.96 · 2,450 ratings · 423 reviews · 28 distinct worksSimilar authors
Odette's Secrets

4.07 avg rating — 1,594 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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The Christmas Cat

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How to Hug

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The Costume Copycat

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Hedgehog Bakes a Cake (Bank...

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Rosa’s Animals: The Story o...

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The Little Dancers: Showtime!

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The Pink Party

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Playdate

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It's Good to Have a Grandma

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Raising Worry-Free Girls by Sissy Goff
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Playdate by Maryann Macdonald
"I love the simplicity of this story! Would be excellent for just about any age in storytime and could even win over an older audience by adding a layer of signing the book too. "
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Odette's Secrets by Maryann Macdonald
It's historical fiction, Arpit. Based closely on a true story, but told in the first person for readers 10-14. Having said that, many adults have told me they loved reading Odette's story.
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The Flight Portfolio by Julie Orringer
The Flight Portfolio
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The House on Primrose Pond by Yona Zeldis McDonough
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The House on Primrose Pond has a lot of the elements I enjoy reading about: history, secrets and old houses. I curled up with the book on a cold night in front of the fire and just kept on reading until I got to the end...which held some surprises. A ...more
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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I have now read this book three times, the last aloud to my husband. When I finished, he said, "That book is like a textbook on how to write a novel." The author was influenced by one of my all-time favorite books, the memoir "And There Was Light," b ...more
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The Giver by Lois Lowry
The Giver (The Giver, #1)
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