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Winter Sky

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Siria’s father is a firefighter. Every night, Siria listens for the sound of sirens. Then, with her friend Douglas, she runs with the red fire trucks to bring her dad good luck. Siria thinks someone has been setting small fires in the neighborhood. She sees flames in the old shed, in the movie theater, and near the creek. Coincidentally, wherever there is a fire, there is always a dog—and Siria wants him for her own. When Siria finds some green wool belonging to someone she knows in the charred shed, she starts to investigate. Even though Siria knows that all the evidence points to her suspect, she realizes that it is possible that someone else could be the arsonist – and she is hoping that is the case.

I liked how, at the beginning of some of the chapters, there were different myths about how the different constellations came to be because Siria was named after the star Sirius. I also liked this book because I did not expect the ending. I would recommend this book for kids ages 8-12.

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Author:
Patricia Reilly Giff
Star Count:
4/5
Format:
Hard
Page Count:
160 pages
Publisher:
Wendy Lamb Books
Publish Date:
1/7/2014
ISBN:
9780375838927
ASIN:
375838929
Issue:
March 2014
Category:
Tweens
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Book Author

Patricia Reilly Giff

ASIN

375838929

ISBN

9780375838927

Star Count

4

Page Count

160 pages

Issue

March 2014

Publication Date

1/7/2014

Format

Hard

Publisher

Wendy Lamb Books

“Winter Sky”

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