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Kid View: My Diary From The Edge Of The World by Jodi Lynn Anderson

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Kid View: My Diary From The Edge Of The World by Jodi Lynn Anderson

My Diary From The Edge Of The World Book Cover My Diary From The Edge Of The World
Jodi Lynn Anderson
Adventure, Fantasy, Fiction, Middle Grades
Aladdin
November 3, 2015
432
8+

Gracie Lockwood lives in a world crawling with fantasy creatures from mermaids to sasquatches to dragons. For her that's just normal life. There are rumors of a place called the Extraordinary World were there are no dragons or Clouds (a cloud that takes people after they die) , but no one really knows if it exists. But when a Cloud comes for Gracie's little brother, Sam, she and her family pack up their car and try to find the Extraordinary World hoping it exists. With the Cloud always trailing behind them the Lockwood family family goes on an journey were they have their most wonderful and terrible experiences of their lives.

me with My Diary From The Edge Of The World

Review

My Diary From The Edge Of The World is a beautiful fantasy story that I guarantee you will remember long after the cover closes. It is very realistic besides for the fact that the book is crawling with fantasy creatures. This book has definitely found a place in my heart and I don’t think I will be forgetting it anytime soon. I love Jodi Lynn Anderson‘s writing style and how her words create a perfect picture in your mind. She also wrote the May Bird series as well as the young adult books, The Vanishing Season and Tiger Lily all of which I would like to read eventually. The story is written from the perspective of a twelve year old girl named Gracie, who goes on a journey with her family and faces many joyful and heartbreaking moments along the way. For me this was a really different reading experience because it is written in a different form and perspective than my normal books like I’m literally reading someone’s diary. This book is a must read for everyone and I love it so much!


 

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