When Lightning Comes In A Jar by Ernest L. PolaccoWhen Lightning Comes In A Jar by Ernest L. Polacco

When Lightning Comes In A Jar

byErnest L. PolaccoIllustratorPatricia Polacco

Paperback | May 10, 2007

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It’s time for a family reunion! when tricia’s aunts, uncles, and cousins arrive at her house for an annual family reunion, the fun really begins. And this year, gramma has promised to teach the children something wonderful—how to catch “lightning” in a jar. with so many people and so much love, this family reunion will certainly prove to be the most memorable one yet. inspired by her own family, patricia polacco beautifully depicts an endearing family reunion that will surely have readers—young and old— yearning to spend quality time with their family.
"I was born in Lansing, Michigan in 1944. Soon after my birth I lived in Williamston, Michigan and then moved onto my grandparents farm in Union City, Michigan."I lived on the farm with my mom and Grandparents until 1949. That is when my Babushka (my grandmother) died and we prepared to move away from Michigan. I must say that living o...
Title:When Lightning Comes In A JarFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 11 × 8.56 × 0.15 inPublished:May 10, 2007Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142403504

ISBN - 13:9780142403501

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


Editorial Reviews

A warm story of bridging the generation gap through heritage and togetherness. (Kirkus Reviews)