Tuck Para Siempre: Spanish Paperback Edition Of Tuck Everlasting by Natalie BabbittTuck Para Siempre: Spanish Paperback Edition Of Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt

Tuck Para Siempre: Spanish Paperback Edition Of Tuck Everlasting

byNatalie BabbittTranslated byNarcis Fradera

Paperback | September 1, 1993

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Spanish translation of the story of the Tuck family, doomed to - or blessed with - eternal life after drinking from a magic spring. The Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can. When ten-year-old Winnie Foster stumbles on their secret, the Tucks take her home and explain why living forever at one age is less a blessing that it might seem. Complications arise when Winnie is followed by a starnger who wants to market the spring water for a fortune.

A gifted artist and writer, Natalie Babbitt is the award-winning author of the modern classic Tuck Everlasting, The Eyes of the Amaryllis, Kneeknock Rise and many other brilliantly original books for young people. She began her career in 1966 as the illustrator of The Forty-ninth Magician, a collaboration with her husband. When her hus...
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Title:Tuck Para Siempre: Spanish Paperback Edition Of Tuck EverlastingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:152 pages, 7.66 × 5.12 × 0.43 inPublished:September 1, 1993Publisher:Square Fish

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0374480117

ISBN - 13:9780374480110

Appropriate for ages: 10 - 14

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Spanish translation of the story of the Tuck family, who faces an agonizing situation when they learn that a ten-year-old girl and an evil stranger share their secret to eternal life.

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"Rarely does one find a book with such prose. Flawless in both style and structure, it is rich in imagery and punctuated with light fillips of humor. The author manipulates her plot deftly, dealing with six main characters brought together because of a spring whose waters can bestow everlasting life. . .Underlying the drama is the dilemma of the age-old desire for perpetual youth." -The Horn Book