I love all wendy masses willow falls seriesthis is the first book in the series i read and it. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and. Amanda seems doomed to relive her failed tryout for. This book is aimed towards 1012 yr girls but anyone who reads this book will thoroughly enjoy it. Amanda is reliving her 11th birthday over and over againeven the fight with her best friend leo. If so, you might be interested in a list of book types or genres. Amandas eleventh birthday should have been a happy occasion. The day of amanda and leos birthday they dont go so great so they just tag along that day and they dont really care. The worst part of it all is that she and her best friend, leo, with whom she has the same birth date, are on the outs and. Amanda ellerby amanda ellerby is best friends with leo fitzpatrick. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading 11 birthdays. In the book 11 birthdays by wendy mass the two main characters amanda and leo get into a fight. I usually read just for the points, but i didnt read this one for the points, i didnt.
Days cant be repeated over again i dont know the name of all the books wendy mass wrote but i read a lot and what i can say is wendy mass is my fave author. In this slowpaced middleschool friendship saga, mildly spiced with a bit of fantasy, readers meet amanda and leo, best friends who have spent every birthday together since day one. What is the conflict of the book 11 birthdays answers. The lexile power v word selector identifies up to 10 challenging words in each book that are important for students to know. This book is just another reflection on wendy mass exceptional writing abilities. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. She has an older sister kylie and amanda has blonde hair. Download read 11 birthdays 2009 by wendy mass in pdf. On their tenth, they learned there are some words you can never take back. Discussion questions for 11 birthdays by wendy mass scholastic. In an extreme overreaction, she flees the party and cuts leo out of her life.
The novel follows the life of a young girl named amanda ellerby who has spent each of her first ten birthdays with the same boy, her best friend leonard leo fitzpatrick. Read chapter two from the story 11 birthdays by sometimelastnight corina ward with 5,052 reads. Wendy mass is the author of the awardwinning books for readers a mangoshaped space, leap day, jeremy fink and the meaning of life, heaven looks a lot like the mall, every soul a star, the candymakers, 11 birthdays, finally, and the twice upon a time series. Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excited after all, 11 is so different from 10. It is the first novel in the willow falls series the novel follows the life of a young girl named amanda ellerby who has spent each of her first ten birthdays with the same boy, her best friend leonard leo fitzpatrick. Join our community of taste explorers to save your discoveries, create inspiring lists, get personalized recommendations, and follow interesting people. I highly recommend this book because it taught kids that some words can not be forgivable. Praise for 11 birthdays from the doubleentendre title to the solid character portrayals to the clarity and wit of the writing, this novel offers a fresh twist on the familiar themes of middlegrade family and school dynamics.
Jan 01, 2010 listen to 11 birthdays audiobook by wendy mass. I decided to read 11 birthdays because my friend from school recommended it. Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. So yesterday, in the car, on the way to school, my kiddo says this. The worst part of it all is that she and her best friend, leo, with whom she has the same birth date, are on the outs and this will be the first birthday they have spent apart. Its a really good book in fact all books by wendy mass are. Groundhog day meets flipped in this tale of a girl stuck in her birthday.
Ever since their first birthday they have spent every birthday. I really enjoyed this intriguing story, and recommend it to anyone who likes realistic fiction with just a touch of fantasy. Therefore it need a free signup process to obtain the book. They have had their birthday every year since they were little but since they are in a fight they dont this year. A mangoshaped space won the american library association schneider family book award in 2004. Instead shes dressed in an itchy costume her mother picked out for her hollywoodthemed party. Imagine spending every birthday together well that is until your best friend blows it on your tenth.
Like a groundhog day for middle grade readers, masss every soul a star winning story features a girl seemingly trapped in her 11th birthday. The day of amanda and leos birthday they dont go so great so. Jul 01, 2011 her fiction books include leap day, jeremy fink and the meaning of life, heaven looks a lot like the mall, every soul a star, 11 birthdays, finally, and the candymakers. The worst part of it all is that she and her best friend, leo, with whom shes shared every birthday, are on the outs and this will be the first birthday they havent shared together. Amanda and leo are born on the same exact day in a small city. A friend told me about wendy mass, and ive enjoyed all of her books that ive read so far. Sometimes theres just that story that while marketed as a childrens book, can reach across the age gap and warm even an adults heart.
Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. That is, until their tenth birthday party, at which amanda happens to overhear leo talking her down to some classmates. This year you decide to have your own party, except everyone including you would rather go to leos. A wish novel willow falls book 1 kindle edition by mass, wendy. Are you thinking about branching out and enjoying a new genre. I had my 11th birthday last year and it was awesome but i think that i wouldnt change anything but my attitude when i got my presents but i loved them all but i didnt show it that much when i got them the next birthday i have text to text. Welcome to willow falls, where everythings possible with a little birthday magic. Wendy mass is the author of awardwinning books for young readers, including 11 birthdays, finally, gifts, the last present, and the twice upon a time series. Like bill murray, amanda ellerby is forced to repeat the day of her eleventh birthday, friday, june 5th, over and over again until she gets it right. They realize that they would always be the best of friends. She tells people her hobbies are photography and hiking, but theyre really collecting. Her fiction books include leap day, jeremy fink and the meaning of life, heaven looks a lot like the mall, every soul a star, 11 birthdays, finally, and the candymakers.
Free 11 birthdays worksheets and literature unit for. Amanda and her world comes to life in the pages of this amazing book. The genre is fantasy if you wanted to know that too. The first book in the willow falls series, 11 birthdays by wendy mass, is short but actionpacked. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search. Join our community of taste explorers to save your discoveries, create inspiring lists, get personalized recommendations, and. Read chapter one from the story 11 birthdays by sometimelastnight corina ward with 9,377 reads. The theme of 11 birthdays is friendship, magic and forgiveness. Only time, friendship, and a little luck will tell. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. List of book types or genres by yourdictionary do you have a favorite type of book, either fiction or nonfiction. Discussion questions for 11 birthdays by wendy mass. The worst part of it all is that she and her best friend, leo, with whom shes shared every birthday, are on the outs and this will be the first birthday they have spent apart. The most important part of 11 birthdays is the the day after their birthday. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone.
How can she fix everything and put the day behind her. Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excitedafter all, 11 is so different from 10. Wendy mass after celebrating their first nine sameday birthdays together, amanda and leo, having fallen out on their tenth and not speaking to each other for the last year, prepare to celebrate their eleventh. Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excited. Amanda is in the 5th grade with stephanie her new best friend and leo her old best friend. The book starts eleven years before the main characters leo and amanda turn eleven, in a hospital. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the 11 birthdays, you will able to read or download in pdf or epub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of country.423 902 367 985 820 489 11 1462 1072 141 1522 1232 1342 1057 723 1005 587 1190 825 138 930 151 1221 137 1037 1326 352 669 1580 1556 180 1167 683 1345 644 932 882 1185 1088 9 791 78 15