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Catching Forever
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Catching Forever

By Laurel Dee Gugler

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Series: Lorimer Streetlights

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It's awkward enough for any kid going to a new school, but Rose, whose family belongs to a Mennonite community, feels even more out of place. Then, one day, she picks up a baseball.

Inspired by her own childhood memories, Laurel Dee Gugler paints a touching portrait of a young girl throwing herself into a new game and fresh possibilities.

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Commended - Best Books for Kids and Teens Selection 2010 -

"Catching Forever is an easy read that grabs the reader's interest and allows the reader to appreciate the uniqueness of others. It is a book that many young readers would be able to relate to and would be a great resource when teaching young people about the importance of acceptance."

- CM: Canadian Review of Materials

Toronto-based author and storyteller LAUREL DEE GUGLER is perhaps best known for her popular picture books, including There's a Billy Goat in the Garden and Monkey Tales. She has also worked as a teacher, Education Coordinator of Hamilton Children's Museum, and the founder and coordinator of a multicultural storytelling group.

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 104 pages
Publication Date: 30th May 2007
ISBN: 9781550289541
Format: 7.75in x 5in

Binding: Electronic book text
Publication Date: 1st August 2014
ISBN: 9781459403864
Format: EPUB

BIC Code: 1KBC, YFB, YFR, YX, YXL
BISAC Code:  JUV014000, JUV030030, JUV032010, JUV039020, JUV039050
Imprint: Lorimer

Interest age: From 6 To 10

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Streetlights series

Streetlights Series

Easy-to-read novels for young readers

Series features

  • Great novels full of humour and adventure
  • Short chapters and dynamic stories make for reading success
  • Feature a variety of kids

"Written with clarity and simplicity; this appealing chapter book brings characters to life through believable dialogue and telling details."
- American Library Association

These easy-to-read novels hook young readers with their humour and a sense of adventure while helping to develop a love of reading. The series, written by award-winning authors, has stories that show kids how to overcome obstacles of all kinds, and how to approach firnedship, problem-solving, competition and co-operation in a positive way.