The One Great Gnome

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In the spirit of Alice in Wonderland and the Wizard of OZ, this story introduces readers to the magical, hidden, and mysterious world of gnomes, elves, and trolls. 11-year-old Sarah moves with her family from New York City to rural Connecticut. She's eager to explore her new home and meet new friends, but she never expected to befriend a dusty old garden gnome.

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Ages 7 to 11   Grades 2 to 5   Reading Level 3   128 pages   5.5" x 8"

What Reviewers say:

"This quick-paced fantasy adventure provides plenty of suspense and humor."
--Brian Lies, Caldecott Honor recipient for The Rough Patch

"..humerous third-person narration keeps the twisting, turning story moving. A brief fantasy tale that may appeal to readers who aren't usually fans of the genre."  
--Kirkus Reviews


"The One Great Gnome is a captivating children’s fantasy adventure book that is filled with action. This is a fantastic beginning chapter book that will inspire the imagination of older elementary kids."   --Literary Titan    Read the full review.





School & Library

Middle Grade    128 pages   Ages 7 to 11

Hardcover: 978-1-947159-59-4
$12.99 (List) / $9.74 (S&L)

Softcover edition now available
978-1-947159-54-9    $6.99

Multi-user eBook edition also available

Available directly from our distributor: Lerner Publisher Services

Large Print edition also available






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