The Moffat Museum

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt #ad - Among its treasures are the first bike each of the moffat kids rode, and-most spectacularly-Rufus, the Waxworks Boy, stardust from a meteor that fell to earth, a beautiful painting made by Sylvie, who is as funny as he is waxy. The museum is so interesting that Mr. Pennypepper even brings tourists to visit.

But the museum is really for Jane, and Rufus themselves, Joey, so they can remember all the good times they've had. There has never been a museum in Cranbury. Until now. Because life is changing for the Moffats. Yet even if sylvie gets married, or joey goes off to work, or Rufus grows up, one thing will never change: The Moffats are still the sort to hilariously fill even the most ordinary day with extraordinary fun.

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Rufus M.

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HMH Books for Young Readers #ad - When food is scarce, he plants some special "Rufus beans" that actually grow. Despite his digging them up every day to check on them. And rufus has friends that other people don't even know exist! He discovers the only invisible piano player in town, has his own personal flying horse for a day, and tours town with the Cardboard Boy, his dearest friend-and enemy.

Rufus isn't just the youngest Moffat, he's also the cleverest, the funniest, and the most unforgettable. Eleanor estes's beloved Moffats stories are being published in new editions as Odyssey/Harcourt Young Classics. You've never met anyone quite like Rufus Moffat. When he wants to check out library books, Rufus teaches himself to write.

Rufus M. #ad - . Even though he doesn't yet know how to read. He gets things done, but he gets them done his way. The original interior illustrations have been retained, but handsome new cover art by Tricia Tusa gives the books a fresh, timeless appeal for today's readers.

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The Middle Moffat

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HMH Books for Young Readers #ad - Sometimes the middle is the most exciting place of all. How boring. So he can live to be one hundred. Jane is so busy keeping Cranbury in order that she barely has time to be plain old Jane. So jane decides to become a figure of mystery. The mysterious "Middle Moffat. But being in the middle is a lot harder than it looks.

And it falls to jane-the only person in town with enough courage-to stand up to the frightful mechanical wizard, Wallie Bangs. In between not rescuing stray dogs, and losing and finding best friends, Jane must secretly look after the oldest inhabitant of Cranbury. Between brushing her hair from her eyes and holding up her stockings, she has to help the girls' basketball team win the championship.

The Middle Moffat #ad - Hmh books for Young Readers. Who is jane moffat, anyway? she isn't the youngest in the family, and she isn't the oldest-she is always just Jane.

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The Moffats

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Harcourt #ad - Hmh books for Young Readers. There is sylvie, and-most days at least-the responsible one; Joey, the cleverest, the oldest, who though only twelve is the man of the house. Sometimes; janey, who has a terrific upside-down way of looking at the world; and Rufus, who may be the littlest but always gets in the biggest trouble.

Even the most ordinary Moffat day is packed with extraordinary fun. Odyssey Classics. Only a moffat could get locked in a bread box all afternoon, or dance with a dog in front of the whole town, or hitch a ride on a boxcar during kindergarten recess. Meet the Moffats. And only a moffat could turn mistakes and mischief into hilarious one-of-a-kind adventure.

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Pinky Pye

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Young Readers Paperback #ad - She can box with Ginger, play games with Mr. An ala notable book “a captivating story, suspense, told with loving tenderness, whimsical humor, it has all the special magic that is Eleanor Estes’ trademark. The pyes have some of the smartest pets around—there’s Ginger the intellectual dog, and Gracie the clever old cat—but Pinky is more than smart enough to earn a place in the Pye’s hearts.

. Odyssey Classics. Hmh. Don’t miss it. Chicago tribune meet Pinky, a furious black kitten who adopts the Pye family. Pye, and—rachel and jerry can hardly believe their eyes—even type out her life story!    Hmh books for Young Readers.

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Ginger Pye

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HMH Books for Young Readers #ad - Lastly is ginger pye, the “intellectual dog, ” who Jerry bought for a hard-earned dollar. Pye, who is so reasonable she can make unreasonable ideas sound like good ones;      jerry pye, a famous bird man, who knows about rocks of all sorts and plans to grow up to be a rock man;      Uncle Bennie, who handles all the nation’s important bird problems;      Rachel Pye, who is Jerry and Rachel’s uncle—even though he’s only three years old.

. Pye, the youngest mother in town;      Mr. Meet the marvelous pyes—      There is Mrs. The most famous pup in all of cranbury, is as loyal as he is smart, Ginger knows tons of tricks, and steals the hearts of everyone he meets . Until someone steals him!   Hmh books for Young Readers. Hmh. Hmh. Odyssey Classics.

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The Saturdays Melendy Quartet

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Square Fish #ad - Is in operation and every Saturday is definitely one to remember. Written more than half a century ago, a winning, just the same, The Saturdays unfolds with all the ripe details of a specific place and period but remains, timeless tale. Square Fish. Odyssey Classics. If they pool their resources and take turns spending the whole amount, they can each have at least one memorable Saturday afternoon of their own.

Before long, I. S. A. A. C. The saturdays is the first installment of Enright's Melendy Quartet, an engaging and warm series about the close-knit Melendy family and their surprising adventures. Hmh. Hmh books for Young Readers. Hmh. Meet the melendys! the four melendy children live with their father and Cuffy, their beloved housekeeper, in a worn but comfortable brownstone in New York City.

The Saturdays Melendy Quartet #ad - . There's thirteen-year-old mona, who has decided to become an actress; twelve-year-old mischievous Rush; ten-and-a-half-year-old Randy, who loves to dance and paint; and thoughtful Oliver, who is just six. Tired of wasting saturdays doing nothing but wishing for larger allowances, the four Melendys jump at Randy's idea to start the Independent Saturday Afternoon Adventure Club I.

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Then There Were Five Melendy Quartet

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Square Fish FBA-|279413 #ad - In the melendy family, adventures are inevitable: Mr. Square Fish. Square Fish. Hmh books for Young Readers. With father in washington and cuffy, away visiting a sick cousin, their housekeeper, almost anything might happen to the Melendy kids left behind at the Four-Story Mistake. Hmh. Hmh. Titus and the catfish; the villainy of the delacey brothers; Rush's composition of Opus 3; Mona's first rhubarb pie and all the canning; Randy's arrowhead; the auction and fair for the Red Cross.

Odyssey Classics. But best of all is the friendship with Mark Herron, which begins with a scrap-collection mission and comes to a grand climax on Oliver's birthday. Here is elizabeth enright's classic story of a long and glorious summer in the country with the resourceful, endearing Melendy bunch. Then there were five is the third installment of Enright's Melendy Quartet, an engaging and warm series about the close-knit Melendy family and their surprising adventures.

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The Witch Family

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The Four-Story Mistake Melendy Quartet

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Square Fish #ad - Hmh books for Young Readers. Hmh. Though disappointed about leaving their old brownstone in New York City, and apprehensive about living the country life, the four Melendy kids soon settle into this unusual new home. Square Fish. Square Fish. Into the four-story mistake, an odd-looking house with a confused architectural history, Randy, and Cuffy, Rush, move the Melendy family -- Mona, Oliver, Father, the housekeeper.

Odyssey Classics. Here, they become absorbed in the adventures of the country, adjusting themselves with all their accustomed resourcefulness and discovering the many hidden attractions that the Four-Story Mistake has to offer. The four-story mistake is the second installment of Enright's Melendy Quartet, an engaging and warm series about the close-knit Melendy family and their surprising adventures.

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Spiderweb for Two: A Melendy Maze Melendy Quartet

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Square Fish FBA-|279420 #ad - Their brother and sister are away, and even Cuffy, their adored housekeeper, the house seems forlorn and empty, can't pick up their spirits. Hmh. Square Fish. Will they have to face a long and lonely winter? But a surprise message in the mailbox starts a trail of excitement and adventure that takes them through the cold season.

Square Fish. Randy and oliver Melendy awake one fall morning full of gloom. Odyssey Classics. Hmh. Spiderweb for two is the fourth and final installment of Enright's Melendy Quartet, an engaging and warm series about the close-knit Melendy family and their surprising adventures Hmh books for Young Readers. Square Fish.

Spiderweb for Two: A Melendy Maze Melendy Quartet #ad - When summer finally comes around again, the children have found fourteen messages in all, and the end of the search brings them a rich reward. Full of unforgettable moments like finding a secret note tucked under the dog's collar and delightful twists of language the more challenging clues, the better, this fourth book in Elizabeth Enright's Melendy Quartet makes for a grand finale to an equally grand collection of stories.

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