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Nightbird

Alice Hoffman

Bestselling author Alice Hoffman's bewitching Nightbird is perfect for ages 10-13: love and friendship empower a lonely girl to embrace her uniqueness and discover her strengths. Twig lives in Sidwell, where people whisper that fairy tales are real. After all, her town is rumored to hide a monster. And two hundred years ago, a witch placed a curse on Twig's family that was meant to last forever. But this summer, everything will change when the red moon rises. It's time to break the spell. Praise Nominated for: The Great Stone Face Award (NH) Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award (Illinois) The Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland) "Hoffman reminds us that there are secrets everywhere . . . Nightbird soars." -The New York Times "Alice Hoffman has a gift for melding magic and realism in a way that makes nearly anything seem possible." -Shelf Awareness, Starred "The mix of romance and magic is irresistible." -Kirkus Reviews What Other Authors Are Saying "I love the way Alice Hoffman creates the most ordinary people and then turns their lives magical. . . . [Nightbird] is like reentering a wonderful dream that you vaguely remember." -Lois Lowry, two-time Newbery Medal-winning author of The Giver

Bestselling author Alice Hoffman's bewitching Nightbird is perfect for ages 10-13: love and friendship empower a lonely girl to embrace her uniqueness and discover her strengths. Twig lives in Sidwell, where people whisper that fairy tales are real. After all, her town is rumored to hide a monster. And two hundred years ago, a witch placed a curse on Twig's family that was meant to last forever. But this summer, everything will change when the red moon rises. It's time to break the spell. Praise Nominated for: The Great Stone Face Award (NH) Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award (Illinois) The Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland) "Hoffman reminds us that there are secrets everywhere . . . Nightbird soars." -The New York Times "Alice Hoffman has a gift for melding magic and realism in a way that makes nearly anything seem possible." -Shelf Awareness, Starred "The mix of romance and magic is irresistible." -Kirkus Reviews What Other Authors Are Saying "I love the way Alice Hoffman creates the most ordinary people and then turns their lives magical. . . . [Nightbird] is like reentering a wonderful dream that you vaguely remember." -Lois Lowry, two-time Newbery Medal-winning author of The Giver
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Bestselling author Alice Hoffman's bewitching Nightbird is perfect for ages 10-13: love and friendship empower a lonely girl to embrace her uniqueness and discover her strengths. Twig lives in Sidwell, where people whisper that fairy tales are real. After all, her town is rumored to hide a monster. And two hundred years ago, a witch placed a curse on Twig's family that was meant to last forever. But this summer, everything will change when the red moon rises. It's time to break the spell. Praise Nominated for: The Great Stone Face Award (NH) Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award (Illinois) The Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland) "Hoffman reminds us that there are secrets everywhere . . . Nightbird soars." -The New York Times "Alice Hoffman has a gift for melding magic and realism in a way that makes nearly anything seem possible." -Shelf Awareness, Starred "The mix of romance and magic is irresistible." -Kirkus Reviews What Other Authors Are Saying "I love the way Alice Hoffman creates the most ordinary people and then turns their lives magical. . . . [Nightbird] is like reentering a wonderful dream that you vaguely remember." -Lois Lowry, two-time Newbery Medal-winning author of The Giver

Language:

English

Narrators:

Jenna Lamia

Length:

4h 44m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:11


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:28


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

06:34


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:13


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:04


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

08:01


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

09:12


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:52


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

08:57


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

09:27


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:58


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

10:00


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:18


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:25


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

08:41


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

08:53


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:37


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:44


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:13


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:27


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

04:05


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

08:03


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:03


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

08:40


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:47


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

06:03


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

07:58


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

06:28


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

08:16


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

07:07


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

03:49


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:12


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

08:06


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

04:22


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

08:15


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

05:04


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

08:55


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

04:17


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

08:21


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

07:43


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

03:36


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

03:26


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

00:28