A snicker of magic
|Format:||Book on CD 2013|
|Availability:||Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 6 copies|
Midnight Gulch used to be a magical place, a town where people could sing up thunderstorms and dance up sunflowers. But that was long ago, before a curse drove the magic away. Twelve-year- old Felicity knows all about things like that;her nomadic mother is cursed with a wandering heart.
But when she arrives in Midnight Gulch, Felicity thinks her luck's about to change. A "word collector," Felicity sees words everywhere -- shining above strangers, tucked into church eves, and tangled up her dog's floppy ears -- but Midnight Gulch is the first place she's ever seen the word "home." And then there's Jonah, a mysterious, spiky-haired do-gooder who shimmers with words Felicity's never seen before, words that make Felicity's heart beat a little faster.
Felicity wants to stay in Midnight Gulch more than anything, but first she'll need to figure out how to bring back the magic, breaking the spell that's been cast over the town . . . and her mother's broken heart.
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-- Juvenile sound recording.
Single-parent families -- Tennessee -- Juvenile sound recording.
Mothers and daughters -- Juvenile sound recording.
Friendship -- Juvenile sound recording.
Magic -- Fiction.
Family life -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Tennessee -- Juvenile sound recording.
Tennessee -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| New York :Scholastic Audio,2013
Scholastic Audiobooks, publisher.
Read by Cassandra Morris.
8 audio discs (8 hr., 14 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.