Will Hillary uncover the secret of the elf village in Sara-Kateas backyard? No fourth grader trusts Sara-Kate Connolly. Her boots are dirty, her clothes are weird, and sheas so maladjusted that the school had to hold her back a grade. But Hillary is her next-door neighbor, and canat say no when the unusual loner invites her over to play. In Sara-Kateas overgrown backyard, Hillary will find proof of a world of magicathe kind that can only blossom between true friends. Among the rusted car parts and wild plants, a miniature village has sprung up. It has tiny houses made from string, sticks, and maple leaves; a well with a bottlecap for a bucket; and even a little playground with a Popsicle-stick Ferris wheel. But thereas absolutely no sign of who built this miniature world. To Sara-Kate, the answer is clearaonly elves could be responsible for something so enchanted. As she and Hillary watch for their elusive new friends, they learn that friendship, like magic, springs up where you least expect it. This ebook features a personal history by Janet Taylor Lisle including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the authoras own collection.This ebook features a personal history by Janet Taylor Lisle including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the authoras own collection.
|Title||:||Afternoon of the Elves|
|Author||:||Janet Taylor Lisle|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2013-01-29|