Shortly before her thirteenth birthday, shy and withdrawn Tara is sent to stay with her aunt, uncle, and cousin in her parents" hometown of Willow Falls, where she makes friends and becomes involved with an elderly buyer and seller of collectibles, who seems to be trying to give Tara some kind of mysterious message.
|Other titles||Thirteen gifts|
|Statement||by Wendy Mass|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.M42355 Aag 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9780545310031, 978-0-545-38494-0|
|LC Control Number||2011018743|
“THE 13TH GIFT is the kind of Christmas book whose message is much bigger than the holiday. This memoir is written from the heart and for the heart.” -- Jason Wright, New York Times bestselling author of Christmas Jars “I loved The 13th Gift —a truly heartfelt and intelligent book/5(). Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store 13 Gifts. By Wendy Mass. Grades. , X. Genre. Fiction When Tara, a self-proclaimed shrinking violet, steals the school mascot, a goat, in order to make some friends with the popular crowd and gets caught, she gets herself in a heap of. “THE 13TH GIFT is the kind of Christmas book whose message is much bigger than the holiday. This memoir is written from the heart and for the heart.” — Jason Wright, New York Times bestselling author of Christmas Jars “I loved The 13th Gift —a truly heartfelt and intelligent : $ 13 Gifts is the third book in the Willow Falls series by Wendy Mass. The book before it is Finally and the book that follows it is The Last Present. Synopsis (from the book) Edit It doesn't take long for Tara Brennan to realize that breaking into school to steal a goat is not a good : Wendy Mass.
The book "13 Gifts" by Wendy Mass is an amazing book. It's all about a girl named Tara who has to brake into her school and take her principal's goat in order for her to sit at the "popular" table at lunch. She gets caught and is supposed to leave for Madagascar in a few days. She ends up getting sent to a strange little town called Willow Falls.4/5(5). 13 Gifts () About book: ~First thing I have to say is, this is an amazing book. This is the 3rd book in the Willow Falls series. Tara is breaking the school rules by stealing a . The protagonist in 13 Gifts was Tara Brennen, the main character of the book. Her motivation in the book is the people she loves in life. She will do anything for them and her whole summer is about repaying her mom's debt, but she doesn't know that the whole time. 13 Gifts BY WENDY MASS SCHOLASTIC INC. If you purchased this book without a cover, you should be aware that this book is stolen property. It was reported as “unsold and destroyed” to the publisher, and neither the author nor the publisher has received any payment for this 4/17/13 .
Tara wanders into her shop to try to sell a stollen comic of her uncle's, but ends up going on a quest for Angelina to find 13 items around town. If Tara doesn't find the items by her 13th birthday, there will be bad consenquences. Who knows what Angela is capable of? Wendy Mass is the author of award-winning books for young readers, including 11 Birthdays, Finally, 13 Gifts, The Last Present, and the Twice Upon a Time series; as well as A Mango-Shaped Space, Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life, Heaven Looks a Lot Like the Mall, Leap Day, Every Soul a Star, Space Taxi, and The : 13 Gifts. Wendy Mass. Scholastic Inc., - Juvenile Fiction - pages. 15 Reviews. Wendy Mass turns to another magical birthday: 13! When Tara, a self-proclaimed shrinking violet, steals the /5(15). 13 Gifts: Book Report Form 13 Gifts book report form (PDF File) Customize the 13 Gifts book report 13 Gifts: Word Wall 13 Gifts Word Wall. Chapters One to Four Review Quiz and writing prompts (PDF File) Vocabulary Spelling and vocabulary review (options for multiple keys and pages per key) Crossword Puzzle (PDF and options).