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Ginger Pye

byEleanor EstesIllustratorEdward Jeffrey Irving Ardizzone, Eleanor Estes

Paperback | February 1, 2001

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Meet Ginger Pye, the smartest dog you'll ever know. Jerry Pye and his sister, Rachel, feel pretty smart themselves for buying Ginger. It was the best dollar they ever spent. Ginger steals everybody's heart . . . until someone steals him !
Eleanor Estes (1906-1988) grew up in West Haven, Connecticut, which she renamed Cranbury for her classic stories about the Moffat and Pye families. A children's librarian for many years, she launched her writing career with the publication of The Moffats in 1941. Two of her outstanding books about the Moffats- Rufus M. and The Middle...
Title:Ginger PyeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 7.63 × 5.13 × 0.84 inPublished:February 1, 2001Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0152025057

ISBN - 13:9780152025052

Appropriate for ages: 7

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from SIMPLY AMAZING My favourite book ever since I was a kid. I still like to reread it every now and then. I never get tired of the story line. If you like dogs and adventure this book is for you !
Date published: 2017-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from WOW What a fantasic novel! A suspeneful mystery tied together with 4 siblings and a very smart dog. A great begginer mystery with easy vocab. I would highly recomend it for kids ages 8-12
Date published: 2006-12-01

From Our Editors

This charming story written and illustrated with black-and-white line drawings by Eleanor Estes is about a dog-napping. In Ginger Pye, two children save up their pennies to buy the smartest and cutest dog in the world, only to have him stolen by a stranger. This unusual tale, recommended for children aged eight and up, received outstanding reviews from The Saturday Review of Literature.

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`Here is the book for which we have been waiting...a story written with sympathy, humor, and understanding. An outstanding book.'