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Dave at Night by Gail Carson Levine
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Jul 07, 2011

it was amazing
bookshelves: kidlit, historical-fiction

This utterly charming story by the author of ELLA ENCHANTED often gets overlooked in favor of Levine's fantasy books, but it truly should not be. Dave is a wonderful character, as are the people he meets sneaking out at night to dance and listen to music in Harlem during the Jazz Age. This is a beautiful book, and a labor of love for the author, whose father grew up in a similar situation.
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Started Reading
January 1, 2004 – Finished Reading
July 7, 2011 – Shelved
July 7, 2011 – Shelved as: kidlit
July 7, 2011 – Shelved as: historical-fiction

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message 1: by Bev (new)

Bev i heard Ms. Levine at a conference a few years ago, and she spoke of this book. she is a delightful woman! i need to find this book on my shelf and read it!


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