Bridge to Terabithia
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Diamond, Donna, illustrator.
Published
New York : HarperCollins, c1977.
Physical Desc
128 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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English
ISBN
0690013590, 9780690013597, 0690046359, 9780690046359, 9780606008617, 0606008616
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The life of a ten-year-old boy in rural Virginia expands when he becomes friends with a newcomer who subsequently meets an untimely death trying to reach their hideaway, Terabithia, during a storm. All summer, Jess pushed himself to be the fastest boy in the fifth grade, and when the year's first school-yard race was run, he was going to win. But his victory was stolen by a newcomer, by a girl, one who didn't even know enough to stay on the girls' side of the playground. Then, unexpectedly, Jess finds himself sticking up for Leslie, for the girl who breaks rules and wins races. The friendship between the two grows as Jess guides the city girl through the pitfalls of life in their small, rural town, and Leslie draws him into the world of imaginations world of magic and ceremony called Terabithia. Here, Leslie and Jess rule supreme among the oaks and evergreens, safe from the bullies and ridicule of the mundane world. Safe until an unforeseen tragedy forces Jess to reign in Terabithia alone, and both worlds are forever changed.
Awards
Newbery Medal, 1978.
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$16.99
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APA Citation (style guide)

Paterson, K., & Diamond, D. (1977). Bridge to Terabithia. New York: HarperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Paterson, Katherine and Donna, Diamond. 1977. Bridge to Terabithia. New York: HarperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Paterson, Katherine and Donna, Diamond, Bridge to Terabithia. New York: HarperCollins, 1977.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Paterson, Katherine., and Donna Diamond. Bridge to Terabithia. New York: HarperCollins, 1977. Print.

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