The Gammage Cup

Paperback | February 1, 2001

byCarol Kendall, Imero GobbatoIllustratorErik Blegvad

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Carol Kendall's witty, epic tales about the race of people called the Minnipins are now available as Odyssey/Harcourt Young Classics. Now a new generation of readers can thrill to the adventures of the tiny folk who become mighty heroes. The original interior illustrations by Erik Blegvad and Imero Gobbato have been retained, but vibrant new cover art by beloved illustrators Tim and Greg Hildebrandt gives the books a new look for a new audience.

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Carol Kendall's witty, epic tales about the race of people called the Minnipins are now available as Odyssey/Harcourt Young Classics. Now a new generation of readers can thrill to the adventures of the tiny folk who become mighty heroes. The original interior illustrations by Erik Blegvad and Imero Gobbato have been retained, but vibra...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 7.63 × 5 × 0.69 inPublished:February 1, 2001Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:015202493X

ISBN - 13:9780152024932

Appropriate for ages: 7

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from brings back memories I also remember reading this in Elementary school and had been trying to find it for the last few years. I remember it being such a good book and it still is. It is written for children but is still entertaining to adults. It has such great imagery. I wish I could live in The Land Between The Mountains! I also read the second one (whisper of glocken) and it was good as well, I wish the author would make more books, it could go on forever!
Date published: 2006-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ah-ha! There it is... I'm ordering this book today, and I feel like I'll be visiting an old friend. I am 28 years old now, and I remember reading The Gammage Cup when I was in elementary school. I can still recall the imagery! I can't wait to get my hands on it. :)
Date published: 2005-04-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Gammage Cup This book is amazing as soon as u start reading it u can't stop. i remember when my 8th grade teacher Mrs Grigor told us about our new novel study on the gammage cup i thought it was a crummy book but looks can be deceiving . So i want to say that if any body wants to read the addition to the gammage cup the new book is called The Whisper of Glocken i've only read the first few chapters but they are sure good.
Date published: 2005-04-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of the books that will change your mind * I would have to say that when Mr.player ( teacher ) put that book onto my desk I didn't want to read it not at all We had to do questions on it but if you read the first chapters you can't put the book down I read the book in one day and my friends told on me I love this book it's a really good book to read I would tell you this hoping that you will take my advice it's great and my mom comes from the philapines and says that the little people are real I wish This book has adventure and mystery Read all the others tooo Awesome books Changed my life I will think differantly when a book is placed in my hands !!!!!
Date published: 2000-08-08

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This highly creative fantasy [has] an almost inexhaustible variety of reading pleasures: plot surprises, humor, fascinating characters, richness of ideas, and delight in words.-The Horn BookHighly imaginative, amusing and thought-provoking."-The New York Times Book Review "