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The Reluctant Fairy Godmother: and the Absolutely Positively Impossible Good Deed

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From the award-winning duo Colette Freedman and Kimberly Much comes a magical coming of age story with a lot of heart.Frankie Morgan was adopted into a large family and is convinced there is absolutely positively nothing special about her. On her 9th birthday, she gets an unusual visit from Ms. Petunia Page, her Fairy Godmother who tells Frankie she is actually a fairy god ...more
Kindle Edition, 82 pages
Published June 4th 2019
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Devyn Truitt
Sep 09, 2019 rated it really liked it
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The Reluctant Fairy Godmother and the Absolutely Positively Impossible Good Deed follows a 9 year old girl who was adopted into a quirky, loving family. She struggles with her own identity as a member of the family and is trying to figure out her place in the world. One day, she gets a mysterious letter in the mail inviting her to join a special school. Upon her arrival, she discovers that she is a fairy godmother in training. In order to complete her training, she mus
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Lynne Moses
Jun 09, 2019 rated it it was amazing
“The Reluctant Fairy Godmother” is a delightful middle grade book that speaks to the special frustration of seeing oneself as insufficiently special. Heroine Frankie’s experience of middle-child syndrome is exacerbated by her being the only adopted child in the family of achievers. But even after her extraordinary experience of being invited into a super-secret school for fairy godmothers, her frustration and sense of not belonging continue until she’s able to appreciate herself for who she is. ...more
James Bickmore-Hutt
Jun 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This was truly a fantastic book to share with my daughter, she herself is adopted and it will provide her a fantastic message of belonging and fantasy in her life. A great story with a spunky heroine that we cant wait to continue to read about!
Lia Frangiosa
Jun 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
As a family we are enjoying this opportunity of sharing Frankie’s journey with our little girl, who is also adopted.
We can celebrate our children and highlight their individual qualities. All children are to be rewarded for their individuality.
Ginny Hanson
Jun 06, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Loved this book


Read it for a wonderful experience.
Gina Dee
Jun 06, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Terrific empowering kids book. I have a young daughter and she devoured this beautifully illustrated and cleverly written book. It's for all kids who feel like they don't belong and discover that there is something truly special within them. Strongly recommend.
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COLETTE FREEDMAN COLETTE FREEDMAN- An internationally produced playwright with over 25 produced plays, Colette was voted “One of 50 to Watch” by The Dramatist’s Guild. Her hit musical Serial Killer Barbie played to sold out shows in 2015 in both Los Angeles and New Zealand.

Her play Sister Cities was the hit of the 2008 Edinburgh Fringe and earned five star reviews: It has been produced around the
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