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Eva Ibbotson

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My Favourite Books: Journey to the River Sea by Eva Ibbotson Great Books, My Books, Books To Read, Books For Tween Girls, Second Hand Books Online, School Displays, Beach Reading, Chapter Books, Tot School

Journey to the River Sea by Eva Ibbotson

Synopsis: It is 1910 and Maia, tragically orphaned at 13, has been sent from England to start a new life with distant relatives in Manaus, hundreds of miles up the Amazon. She is accompanied by an eccentric and mysterious governess who has secret reasons of her own for making the journey. Both soon discover an exotic world bursting with new experiences in this highly colourful, joyous and award-winning adventure. I am thinking of changing this month's themed title from Under 14's Only to…

Eva Ibbotson: # A Novelist who moved from adult romance to writing entrancing fantasies for children :) I Am A Writer, Book People, Book Authors, Romance Novels, Writing A Book, Ebooks, Girl Power, Writers, Illustrators

Eva Ibbotson: Novelist who moved from adult romance to writing

The author for most of her working life of worldly adult love stories and irreverent fantasies for children, Eva Ibbotson came to late fame at the age of 76 with the publication in 2001 of her stirring Amazonian adventure story Journey to the River Sea. Written as a full-blooded romance for young readers, this new departure sold more than 200,000 copies and won the Smarties Prize Gold Medal. All the more remarkably, she was suffering at this time from lupus, a cruelly debilitating disease in…

Once upon a time you used to wait in line for the next perfectly crafted Harry Potter book, dressed in robes bearing your house crest (and maybe even wearing some HP-inspired earrings). You would read the book in one night, and fall asleep hugging… Harry Potter Books, What To Read, Book Photography, Book Nerd, Book Lists, Free Books, How To Fall Asleep, Book Worms, Book Lovers

15 Books As Enchanting As The Harry Potter Series

Once upon a time you used to wait in line for the next perfectly crafted Harry Potter book, dressed in robes bearing your house crest (and maybe even wearing some HP-inspired earrings). You would read the book in one night, and fall asleep hugging…

Eva Ibbotson Pack x 5 - Scholastic Book Club Nonfiction, My Books, Packing, Romance, Author, Songs, My Love, Reading, Fun Stuff

Eva Ibbotson Pack x 5

The Eva YA classics you don’t already love. (But soon will.) Dreams. War. Romance. Sigh loudly. Devour by torchlight.

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Journey to the River Sea, written by Eva Ibbotson

During my early days of teaching I picked up a first edition of this book and read it from cover to cover in two days. I fell in love with the idea of travelling through the Amazon and discovering its flora and fauna. Since reading it, I’ve used it as a class text several times …

A Company of Swans by Eva Ibbotson (this one, I think, will always be my favourite) I Love Books, Great Books, My Books, New Teen, Books For Teens, Teen Books, World Of Books, Romance Novels, Book Recommendations

A Company of Swans by Eva Ibbotson (this one, I think, will always be my favourite)

Which Witch? by Eva Ibbotson As a teenager, I think that this book is recommended for all ages. This book needs a whole lot of imagination :D But its totally worth it Used Books, My Books, Books To Read, Third Grade Reading, Love Reading, Which Witch, The Worst Witch, Halloween Books, Vintage Halloween

Which Witch?

Which Witch? [Ibbotson, Eva, Large, Annabel] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Which Witch?

Which Witch? by Eva Ibbotson Little Britain, Which Witch, The Giant Peach, Lisa, Summer Reading Lists, Jane The Virgin, Story Arc, Penguin Random House, Roald Dahl

Which Witch? by Eva Ibbotson, Annabel Large (Illustrator). Click on the cover to see if the book's available at Otis Library.