Author: Paula Fox
Title: Maurice’s Room
Print Length: 480
Language: English, Francais, Italiano, Espanol, Deutsch
Format: PDF, ePub, mobi, azw, kf8, txt, ibook, Kindle
A hilarious tale from Newbery Medal winner Paula Fox: Maurice loves to collect thingsbut what happens when he collects too many things? Eight-year-old Maurice is a collector. It doesnt matter how big or how small it isif he likes something, hell bring it home with him. His newest addition is a dried octopus hanging by a string from the ceiling. Theres also a bottle of dead beetles, four painted turtles, and practical stuff like nails, screws, and wires. His parents have tried everything to persuade Maurice to get rid of the junk, giving him trumpet lessons and even a dog, but nothing can compare to the pleasure of discovering treasures in the nooks and crannies of New York City. Then one day, his parents tell him they have a surprise … A humorous and heartwarming story from Hans Christian Andersen Awardwinning author Paula Fox, Maurices Room is perfect for kids of all ages marching to the beat of their own drums.