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Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

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The author of the beloved One for the Murphys gives readers an emotionally-charged, uplifting novel that will speak to anyone who’s ever thought there was something wrong with them because they didn’t fit in. 489 more words

Book Reviews

Fish in a Tree

If you do not have this book in your library for middle grade students, then get it now. I read Lynda Mullaly Hunt’s first book… 299 more words

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Julia's Review of Fish in a Tree

We heard from Lily.  Now it’s time to hear what Julia, her sixth grade sister, thinks about Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt… 339 more words

Middle Grade Fiction

It's Monday! What Are You Reading? 3/2/15

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a meme started by Book Journey. The folks over at Teach Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers have given it a children’s/YA spin. 820 more words


Who is Travis Nickerson from Fish in a Tree? by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Fish in a Tree is about a sixth grader named Ally Nickerson who thinks she’s dumb. She isn’t dumb, but she does have undiagnosed dyslexia until she meets Mr. 1,078 more words

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There are quite a few books that deal with tough topics hitting the shelves recently. These are two of the many fabulous books that deserve our attention. 467 more words

Review: Fish In a Tree

Fish In a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt. 9780399162596.2015. Gr. 4-6.

“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” 381 more words