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Minnie Maloney & Macaroni
Mark Alan Stamaty
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Minnie Maloney & Macaroni

4.55  ·  Rating details ·  11 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Convinced by her sister in their childhood that buying seven boxes of macaroni daily will prevent bad luck, Minnie, now grown up, is not pleased to find out her sister was only fooling.
Hardcover, 38 pages
Published October 1st 1976 by Dial Books for Young Readers
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Oct 15, 2008 rated it really liked it
This is a good picture book that would be useful for an early reader. The pictures in this book confirm the meaning of the words. Molly tells Minnie that to have good luck you must buy seven boxes of macaroni a day. When Minnie got older and got married she bought seven boxes of macaroni everyday and had good luck. The one day she didn't buy the 7 boxes her and her husband had bad luck. Minnie found out that her sister, Molly, was only joking when she had told Minnie that. Minnie and Murray play ...more
Oct 11, 2008 rated it really liked it
Story of two sisters who are in constant rivalry against one another.

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Interest Level: Lower/Middle Grades (2-6)

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Topic-Subtopic: Family Life-Siblings; Emotions-Revenge; Adventure-Rivalry
Apr 20, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Good "read" for any age...about life, siblings and having fun!
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