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Lonely and a little insecure, 12-year-old Allison steps through a magical painting and into the Rocky Mountains of 1898. While trying to solve the mystery of her time travel, she also begins to explore her emerging sense of identity.
Paperback, 120 pages
Published September 1st 1994 by Annick Press
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Carmen
Sep 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Loved it. Picked this up at the Bracebridge, Ontario ReStore intending to put it in my little free library....but it never made it. Will be keeping this book in my personal collection. Reminded me a little bit of Narnia and Little House on the Prairie.
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I enjoyed this book and except for the last chapter found it clearly written and easy for young readers to understand
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This is THE book that inspired me to write as a child. I loved this book and have recently purchased this and recommend it to any pre teen. its a beautiful book. you most likely cannot buy this but your library might juat have it.
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Born and raised in southern Alberta, Hazel is the author of over forty books for children. Her work covers a wide age range – from picture books for the youngest set to novels for older grades – and delights in enterprising characters, interesting facts, gentle humour and the natural warmth of friendship and family. A popular presenter at schools and libraries across Canada, Hazel's books are also ...more