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The great Dimpole oak

by Janet Taylor Lisle

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Puffin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oak -- Fiction,
  • Trees -- Fiction,
  • City and town life -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    The citizens of Dimpole rally together to save an historic oak tree from being cut down.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Janet Taylor Lisle ; drawings by Stephen Gammell.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.L6912 Gr 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135 p. ;
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL36010M
    ISBN 100698118057
    LC Control Number99021456
    OCLC/WorldCa40907691

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    Since then she has written more than a dozen books for young readers, including The Great Dimpole Oak () and Afternoon of the Elves (), which won a Newbery Honor. Her most recent novel is Highway Cats ().Format: Ebook. Janet Taylor Lisle's books for young readers have received the Newbery Honor Award (Afternoon of the Elves), the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction (The Art of Keeping Cool), Holland's Zilveren Griffel, and Italy's Premio Andersen Award, am.

    Her novels The Great Dimpole Oak (), The Lampfish of Twill (), and Forest () are whimsical fantasies that emphasize action over reflection and . Since then she has written more than a dozen books for young readers, including The Great Dimpole Oak () and Afternoon of the Elves (), which won a Newbery Honor. Her most recent novel is Highway Cats ().4/5(2).


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Since then she has written more than a The great Dimpole oak book books for young readers, including The Great Dimpole Oak () and Afternoon of the Elves (), which won a Newbery Honor. Her most recent novel is Highway Cats (). The big old oak in the farmer's field was many things to many people.

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An ancient oak tree has seen glory and tragedybut nothing quite as spectacular as the showdown that's brewingFor nearly a thousand years, the Dimpole Oak has towered over this small East Coast town, witnessing the passage of history: duels and revolution, lovers' trysts and traitors' hangings, victory parades and midnight conspiracies.

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1, As imaginatively depicted in Gammell's fine drawings, an ancient tree represents a playground and possible site for buried treasure to local children; a monument to townsfolk; a holy ""center"" to a Tibetan swami; and a recapitulation of history and his life to the Author: Janet Taylor Lisle.

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The citizens of Dimpole rally together to save an historic oak tree from being cut down. Since then she has written more than a dozen books for young readers, including The Great Dimpole Oak () and Afternoon of the Elves (), which won a Newbery Honor. Her most recent novel is Highway Cats ().

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too, in The Great Dimpole Oak. In that fable, two boys who are at odds with a bully join forces with a town matriarch, an Indian swami, and a landowner to save a historic tree.

Janet Taylor Lisle has won wide recognition for her work. Sirens and Spies, The Lampfish of Twill, and. WINNERS. Fiction: Salt to the Sea (Ruta Sepetys) Philomel Books Nonfiction: The Music in George's Head Stacy Innerst (Calkins Creek) Middle Grade Fiction: The.

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LISLE, Janet Taylor Personal Born Februin Englewood, NJ; daughter of Alden (in insurance) and Janet (an architect) Taylor; married c.

(divorced); married Richard Lisle (in international banking), ; children: Elizabeth. Education: Smith College, B.A., ; studied journalism at Georgia State University. Source for information on Lisle, Janet Taylor. Leveled Books Database Search thousands of books leveled for guided reading, Reading Recovery, and Accelerated Reader: Book Levels: Guided Reading Accelerated Reader Levels Comparison Chart: Viewing database search results page 8 of 21 • Great Dimpole Oak, The: Author: Lisle, Janet Taylor.

The Great Dimpole Oak, illustrated by Stephen Gammell, Orchard Books (New York, NY), Afternoon of the Elves, Orchard Books (New York, NY), The Lampfish of Twill, illustrated by Wendy Anderson Halperin, Orchard Books (New York, NY), Janet Taylor Lisle’s most popular book is Just So Stories.

Janet Taylor Lisle has 23 books on Goodreads with ratings. Janet Taylor Lisle’s most popular book is Just So Stories. The Great Dimpole Oak by. Janet Taylor Lisle, Stephen Gammell (Illustrator) avg rating — 20 ratings — published — 10 editions. Want to Read.Book list. The Dancing Cats of Applesap, illustrated by Joelle Shefts, Bradbury Press (Scarsdale, NY), Sirens and Spies, Bradbury Press (Scarsdale, NY), The Great Dimpole Oak, illustrated by Stephen Gammell, Orchard Books (New York, NY), Afternoon of the Elves, Orchard Books (New York, NY),