One Year in Coal Harbour

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One Year in Coal Harbour

by Polly Horvath

Groundwood Books Ltd | September 1, 2012 | Trade Paperback

One Year in Coal Harbour is rated 5 out of 5 by 1.

Shortlisted for the CLA Book of the Year for Children Award and the IODE Violet Downey Book Award. Selected for the Bankstreet College of Education's Best Children's Books of the Year 2013.

Readers rejoice -- Primrose Squarp is back! The wise and curious heroine of the Newbery Honor Book Everything on a Waffle is facing another adventure-filled year in Coal Harbour. Even though her parents, once lost at sea, are home, there's a whole slew of problems and mysteries to keep Primrose -- and eager fans -- busy. There's Uncle Jack and Kate Bowzer, who may (or may not) be in love. There's Ked, a foster child, who becomes Primrose's friend. And there's the new development on the outskirts of town that threatens the Coal Harbour Primrose knows and treasures. Prolific and brilliant, Horvath has delivered a masterful sequel to a beloved novel, sure to please old fans and gain new ones.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 224 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.55 in

Published: September 1, 2012

Publisher: Groundwood Books Ltd

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1554981883

ISBN - 13: 9781554981885

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Year in Coal Harbour My 10 year old daughter loved this second book in a series by Polly Horvath! When she finished reading it she said she wished there were more in the series, she enjoyed it so much!
Date published: 2014-01-14

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One Year in Coal Harbour

by Polly Horvath

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 224 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.55 in

Published: September 1, 2012

Publisher: Groundwood Books Ltd

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1554981883

ISBN - 13: 9781554981885

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Shortlisted for the CLA Book of the Year for Children Award and the IODE Violet Downey Book Award. Selected for the Bankstreet College of Education's Best Children's Books of the Year 2013.

Readers rejoice -- Primrose Squarp is back! The wise and curious heroine of the Newbery Honor Book Everything on a Waffle is facing another adventure-filled year in Coal Harbour. Even though her parents, once lost at sea, are home, there's a whole slew of problems and mysteries to keep Primrose -- and eager fans -- busy. There's Uncle Jack and Kate Bowzer, who may (or may not) be in love. There's Ked, a foster child, who becomes Primrose's friend. And there's the new development on the outskirts of town that threatens the Coal Harbour Primrose knows and treasures. Prolific and brilliant, Horvath has delivered a masterful sequel to a beloved novel, sure to please old fans and gain new ones.

About the Author

Polly Horvath has written many outstanding books for children, including The Canning Season (National Book Award, CLA Young Adult Book Award); Everything on a Waffle (Newbery Honor Book, ALA Notable Book, Mr. Christie's Book Award, Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize); The Corps of the Bare-boned Plane (Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize); The Vacation (Child Magazine Best Book Award, Chocolate Lily Award); My One Hundred Adventures (NAPPA Gold Award, Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize, Parents' Choice Gold Award) and Northward to the Moon (Parents' Choice Gold Award, Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize Finalist, Oprah's Reading List). She lives in Victoria, British Columbia.