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Through the Rug

4.38  ·  Rating details ·  8 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Grandma, what happened? asked Alyssa. Well, Dear, I think we just fell through the rug. said Grandma Emma, looking bewildered. Bu-but where are we? asked Alyssa, feeling a little frightened. I think... Well I know we aren't in the basement, said Grandma. Finding themselves in the strange new place, Alyssa and her grandma began to look around. Cool, said Alyssa. It's like q ...more
Paperback, 108 pages
Published May 19th 2006 by Authorhouse
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Mar 27, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Alyssa really isn't looking forward to spending time with her Grandma. Her Grandma is so embarrassing. She's always doing such crazy things- like the time she wore her big cat slippers to the grocery store.

Alyssa is in for quite the surprise. Grandma has been taking some cooking classes, special "magically" cooking classes. Grandma might not be the best cook in the world but she definitely cooks up some wild adventures. There simply won't be enough time in the day or days in the week to do ever
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Feb 14, 2014 rated it liked it
Shelves: mg-fantasy
Through the Rug is about team work and imagination. A grandmother and her granddaughter discover a crazy world where everything you wish for appears and comes true. A fun read that will have any child wishing for a grandmother like this one.
Sara Fitzgerald
Apr 26, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Magical fun adverture children will love.
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Pre-teens will love this book. Grandma’s eccentricities will have them bent over laughing. Go to the Reading Tub to see what our teen reader thought! ...more
Trisha Smith
May 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I have not had the opportunity to read any books by this author before, and hadn't heard of this book before. But I loved the book's premise, and I wanted to give it a read myself, so picked up a copy for my home library. My youngest, who is 10-years-old, has decided he wants to read it now. He is an advanced reader and this is actually below his reading level, but he loved the idea of it, too and is eager to give it a go himself. He told me he is going to read it this afternoon when he gets hom ...more
Brikenna Sheppick
Apr 29, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I thought this books was great! Thanks Jill for writing a very fun and cute book! :)
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Jill Ammon Vanderwood is the mother of four and grandmother of eight. She lives with her husband Bill in Utah.

Jill is the award winning author of five books for children and young adults. Her latest book, Drugs Make You Un-Smarter is co-authored with her teenage granddaughter, Savanna Peterson. This book is a Mom's Choice winning book.

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