Giant pumpkin suite by Melanie Heuiser Hill

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  • Twins,
  • Brothers and sisters,
  • Pumpkin,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Cellists,
  • Fiction

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Twelve-year-old Rose Brutigan has grown seven inches in the last eight months. She"s always been different from her twin brother, Thomas, but now she towers over him in too many ways. The gap in their interests continues to widen as well. Musically talented Rose is focused on winning the upcoming Bach Cello Suites Competition, while happy-go-lucky Thomas has taken up the challenge of growing a giant pumpkin in the yard of their elderly neighbor, Mr. Pickering. But when a serious accident changes the course of the summer, Rose is forced to grow and change in ways she never could have imagined. Along the way there"s tap dancing and classic musicals, mail-order worms and neighborhood-sourced compost, fresh-squeezed lemonade, the Minnesota State Fair--and an eclectic cast of local characters that readers will fall in love with.--Provided by Publisher.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementMelanie Heuiser Hill
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.1.H563 Gi 2017
The Physical Object
Pagination434 pages
Number of Pages434
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26930485M
ISBN 100763691550
ISBN 109780763691554
OCLC/WorldCa969373719

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Giant Pumpkin Suite by Melanie Heuiser Hill Release Date: September 12 Summary: Rose Brutigan is a cello prodigy, a straight-A student who has skips several grades, and almost six feet tall.

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