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Meant to be  Cover Image Book Book

Meant to be / Jo Knowles.

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  • ISBN: 9781536210323
  • ISBN: 1536210323
  • Physical Description: 215 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2022.

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Summary, etc.:
Ivy loves living in Applewood Heights. The family’s apartment is tiny, and her older sister, Rachel, won’t stop grumbling about sharing a room after their old house was lost to foreclosure. But for the first time, Ivy has friends. Lucas and Alice live close by, and every week all three watch their favorite cooking show and practice baking together (even if Ivy has to find creative substitutes for the pricey ingredients). But Ivy is a worrier, and this summer there’s plenty to be anxious about. Her parents can’t wait to move to a bigger, nicer place, which is the last thing Ivy wants. Then Alice receives devastating news, and Ivy somehow manages to say just the wrong thing. Will Alice ever stop being mad at her? Ivy finds much-needed reassurance, and a boost of confidence, when she starts working with the building superintendent, who teaches her how to fix things. Ivy has a natural talent, but she comes to realize that some things—like hurt feelings—are harder to fix than others. Luckily, Ivy is pretty good at making up her own recipes as she goes along. In an honest, hopeful companion to Where the Heart Is, Jo Knowles puts quirky, tenacious Ivy in the spotlight—as she tries to figure out exactly where she’s meant to be.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-12. Candlewick Press.
Grades 4-7. Candlewick Press.
Subject: Families > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Self-confidence > Fiction.
Identity (Philosophical concept) > Fiction.
Apartments > Fiction.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Town of Hanover Libraries.

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  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Howe Library J KNO 31254003795313 Children's new shelf Checked out 09/27/2022


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