Vanderbeekers of 141st Street (v1 Vanderbeekers)

Yan Glaser, Karina


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One of The New York Times’ Notable Children’s Books of 2017: \”In this delightful and heartwarming throwback to the big-family novels of yesteryear, a large biracial family might lose their beloved brownstone home, but win it back with an all-out charm offensive.\” The Vanderbeekers have always lived in the brownstone on 141st Street. It’s practically another member of the family. So when their reclusive, curmudgeonly landlord decides not to renew their lease, the five siblings have eleven days to do whatever it takes to stay in their beloved home and convince the dreaded Beiderman just how wonderful they are. And all is fair in love and war when it comes to keeping their home. A modern classic in the making reminiscent of the Penderwicks series, The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street is about the connections we make and the unexpected turns life can take. AGES: 7 to 10 AUTHOR: Karina Glaser is a former teacher and is currently a contributor to Book Riot. She lives in Harlem, New York City with her husband, two daughters, and assortment of rescued animals. One of her proudest achievements is raising two kids who can’t go anywhere without a book. This is her debut novel.

Format: Paperback
Pages: 320
Imprint: Clarion Books
Publication date: 10/09/2018
Series: The Vanderbeekers

ISBN: 9781328499219 Category: