The Doll Shop Downstairs by Yona Zeldis McdonoughThe Doll Shop Downstairs by Yona Zeldis Mcdonough

The Doll Shop Downstairs

byYona Zeldis McdonoughIllustratorHeather Maione

Paperback | August 4, 2011

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Nine year old Anna and her sisters like helping out in their parents' doll repair shop, because once their chores are done, the fun can begin. The girls are allowed to play carefully with the dolls until they're fixed and ready to be returned to their owners. But when World War I begins, and an embargo on German-made goods threatens to put the shop out of business, it's up to Anna to come up with an idea to save the day.
Yona Zeldis McDonough is a longtime doll lover and collector. She is also an award-winning author who has published numerous books for children and adults. She presently lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two children.Heather Maione loved dolls when she was a child, though not quite as much as she loved to draw. The illustrator of ...
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Title:The Doll Shop DownstairsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 7.7 × 5.1 × 0.4 inPublished:August 4, 2011Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142416916

ISBN - 13:9780142416914

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8

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-Mix one part Rumer Godden+s The Story of Holly and Ivy and many parts Sydney Taylor+s All-of-a-Kind Family and you create a standout family-and-doll story.+-Kirkus Reviews, starred review