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The girls get even

by Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.

Format: Print Book 2002
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale Children Fiction Rainbow Rack N J Fic Nay
Location  Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale
 
Collection  Children Fiction
 
Call Number  Rainbow Rack N J Fic Nay
 
 
Springdale Free Public Library Juvenile Fiction JUV NAYL
Location  Springdale Free Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Fiction
 
Call Number  JUV NAYL
 
 
Summary
As Halloween approaches, the three Malloy sisters find themselves continually trying to get even with the four Hatford brothers, who have been playing tricks on them since the Malloys moved from Ohio to West Virginia.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Gr. 3-5. Very much a sequel to The Boys Start the War [F 15 93], this has the same joyful combination of farce, embarrassment, and vulgar insult as the Malloy girls try to outwit the Hartford boys in their small West Virginia town. It's not as funny the second time around; some of the Halloween costume jokes echo those in the first book, and the power game ("Whichever group wins first prize--you or us--will be the masters and the other group will be the slaves") goes on far too long. Still, Naylor captures the way kids play, especially the intensity about enemies, and the plot is full of nice reversal as each group loses, gets even, and loses again. Their parents don't get any of it, and that's also part of the fun. (Reviewed Aug. 1993)0385310293Hazel Rochman"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series Boy/Girl Battle series
#1 - The Boys start the war
#2 - The Girls get even
#3 - Boys against girls
#4 - The Girls' revenge
#5 - A Traitor among the boys
#6 - A Spy among the girls
#7 - The Boys return
#8 - The girls take over
#9 - Boys in control
#10 - Girls rule!
#11 - Boys rock!
#12 - Who won the war?
Subjects Malloy Girls (Fictitious characters) -- Juvenile fiction.
Hatford Boys (Fictitious characters) -- Juvenile fiction.
Sister -- Juvenile fiction.
Brothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Revenge -- Juvenile fiction.
Halloween -- Juvenile fiction.
Malloy Girls (Fictitious characters) -- Fiction.
Hatford Boys (Fictitious characters) -- Fiction.
Brothers -- Fiction.
Sisters -- Fiction.
Revenge -- Fiction.
Halloween -- Fiction.
West Virginia -- Juvenile fiction.
West Virginia -- Fiction.
Publisher New York :Yearling,2002
Language English
Notes Originally published: New York : Delacorte Press, c1993.
Description 129 pages ; 20 cm
ISBN 0440418429
9780440418429
0613371453 (cover)
9780613371452 (cover)
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