Magic by the Lake
Magic by the Lake

Magic by the Lake

Written by Edward Eager & illustrated by N. M. Bodecker
Book #3 in the Tales of Magic Series
8 - 12
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May 24, 2016
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When wishing for magic, it’s hard not to wish for too much. If Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha had stopped to think–oh, if they had only stopped to think!–they would have ordered magic by the pound, or by the day, or even by the halves as they had in Half Magic. But no, they asked for magic by the lake–and now they have to deal with a whole lakeful of enchantment! Soon the children find themselves cavorting with mermaids, outwitting pirates, and–with the help of a cranky old turtle–granting a little magical help to the one person who needs it most.

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    May 24, 2016
    Houghton Mifflin
    Page Count
    Middle Grade
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years
    Lexile® Level
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