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Polly Diamond and the Magic Book

Written by Alice Kuipers & illustrated by Diana Toledano
Published by Chronicle Books
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Polly loves words. And she loves writing stories. So when a magic book appears on her doorstep that can make everything she writes happen in real life, Polly is certain all of her dreams are about to come true. But she soon learns that what you write and what you mean are not always the same thing! Funny and touching, this new chapter book series will entertain readers and inspire budding writers.

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  • Polly often writes something, thinking her meaning is clear, but she soon learns that her words leave a lot of room for interpretation. Did you start to notice ways Polly could have been more clear in her written wishes?

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B is for Bookworm
Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
5.0 / 7.0
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Bay Area mother of two, world traveler, book lover, picky reader
4.75 / 7.0

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Who Wrote Polly Diamond and the Magic Book

Alice Kuipers

ALICE KUIPERS is the award-winning, bestselling author of four previous novels, Life on the Refrigerator Door, The Worst Thing She Ever Did, 40 Things I Want to Tell You and The Death of Us, and two picture books. Her work has been published in twenty-nine countries. She lives in Saskatoon. (Bio via

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Who Illustrated Polly Diamond and the Magic Book

Diana Toledano

Diana (Dee-Anna) is a Pisces with curly hair, glasses, and a bit of an accent. She grew up in Spain, where she studied Art History and Illustration. Now she lives in San Francisco with her husband, a lazy cat and a crazy kitten. Diana works full time writing and illustrating children’s books. Her books have been published in four languages, five countries and three continents; and her products have been sold in retail stores all over the world. Diana is taking a break from working as a museum educator, but she still teaches workshops for kids and adults.

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