It is set in the harsh wilderness of a prehistoric north america, and tells the story of a tribe of nomads and hunters as they try to survive, battling against enemy tribes, marauding packs of wolves and the very land itself. Megan shull is currently considered a single author. Shull for details and any important papers that you may have missed. Megan shulls distinct writing style and voice shines through in bounce, and readers will immediately feel this book feels like a combination of wendy masss 11 birthdays and megan shulls the swap, and it is the perfect blend for readers who love these books.
Both ellie, your average 7th grader, and jack, the most popular boy in the 8th grade, are tired. Whoever that new school nurse is, she was able to switch things up so that ellie is inside jacks body and jack is inside ellies. The gender differences can be somewhat stereotypical ellies mom takes her to a hair salon for a treat and lets her sleep in her big comfy bed, whereas jack lives with a former military dad and. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. As school starts, when they both end up seeing the school nurse, they discover far more about each other from the inside out than either of them ever dreamed possible in megan shull s witty, wise and wonderful the swap. The swap by megan shull published august 24, 2014 4 stars, contemporary, youngadult 7 comments tags. Check out your class calendar in order to find out. Its a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom. If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Thriftbooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. Funny, honest and touching, the swap is the perfect book for tweens ready to learn whats going on inside the minds and bodies of the opposite gender.
When leavey is badly injured in combat and forced to return home, she vows to cut through the militarys red tape to adopt. Visit scholastic, the worlds largest childrens book publisher. View megan shulls profile on linkedin, the worlds largest professional community. Now a disney channel original movie, megan shull s smart and funny twist on freaky friday is perfect for fans of wendy mass, jerry spinelli, and jon scieszka. Book overview now a disney channel original movie, megan shull s smart and funny twist on freaky friday is perfect for fans of wendy mass, jerry spinelli, and jon scieszka. Megan shull author megan shull is the awardwinning author of five books for kids, including the swap, now a disney channel original movie. The reindeer people is the first in a series of reissues of megan lindholms robin hobb classic backlist titles. And a girl named ellie was bullied by her old friend. Bawling because i just finished megan shull s the swap.
To be honest, i would rate this a million stars, because this is literally the best book ever. With one random wish, jack and ellie are living life in each others shoes. Marvista entertainment and original pictures has optioned the film and television rights to the book. The author of the swap, which is now a disney channel original movie, delivers another hilarious, heartwarming, and empowering story about a girl who. Discount prices on books by megan shull, including titles like bounce. Last night catherine and i met with her book club 8th grade girls to talk about amazing grace by megan shull. Bounce by megan shull meet your next favorite book.
Genre fiction radiates from a literary centre books the. Whether you need a classic kids book or classroomproven teaching materials, discover it at scholastic. Megan shull books list of books by author megan shull. Megan shull books, author biography, and reading level. We personally assess every books quality and offer rare, outofprint treasures. Some of her best known works are, the swap harpercollins, 2014 now a disney channel original movie, bounce harpercollins, 2016 and the awardwinning young adult novel amazing grace. Seventhgrader ellie obrien and eighthgrader jack malloy are given a surprising gift when they are suddenly able to literally view life through each others eyes. Seventh grader frannie hudson wonders what it would be like to trade in her family for a new one. Now a disney channel original movie, megan shulls smart and funny twist on freaky friday is perfect for fans of wendy mass, jerry spinelli, and jon scieszka. The swap 2014 is told in the alternating viewpoints of a boy and girl who mysteriously switch bodies on the first day of middle school and end up learning a lot about themselves as they try to survive being each other. The swap kept me turning pages way past my bedtime. This santa is asthmatic, cranky, and sulking in his trailer after ceding control of the north pole to a mechanical monster. The swap by megan shull overdrive rakuten overdrive.
Megan shull is the awardwinning author of many books for kids, including the swap, now a disney channel original movie. Aug 01, 2014 the swap by megan shull is a unique display of perspectives of boys and girls. Amazing grace is the story of a teenage tennis whizmodelendorsement celebrity who wants to get off the roller coaster that her life has become and live the life of a normal 15yearold. I dont think i have ever seen someone with that kind of talent you have. Apr 22, 2014 the nearer a book is to the hub, the more literary it is. The swap by megan shull is a unique display of perspectives of boys and girls.
Bawling because i just finished megan shulls the swap. Marine corporal megan leavey kate mara bonds with a bombsniffing military dog named rex as the pair work together detecting explosives in iraq. Theswapmeganshull teaching in the elementary library. How she copes, the decisions that she has to make, how her family and friends react are all told in a telling, compulsive tale. Books close to the hub may be regarded as both literary and genre. Anderson was born in 1950, she may live east of the mississippi river, but her heart lies out west on the great plains. The biggest decision of all synopsis megan, at age 15, discovers that she is 5 months pregnant in her personal development class. Megan holds a doctorate in educational psychology from cornell university, where she also earned her undergraduate degree. Aug 26, 2014 megan shull is the awardwinning author of many books for kids, including the swap, now a disney channel original movie. Published august 26th 2014 by katherine tegen books. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Megan shulls new novel is perfect for fans of wendy mass, holly goldberg sloan, and meg cabot. One day when their worlds seemed to be crashing down, they swapped bodies.
Saricks, as it is the most sensible i have seen to date. With a lifelong love of horses and two history teachers for parents, she had plenty of encouragement to learn everything she could about the tribes of the great plains. Ellie spent the summer before seventh grade getting dropped by her best friend since forever. Frances orourk dowell, new york times bestselling author of dovey coe and the secret language of girls bravo, megan shull. The swap by megan shull meet your next favorite book. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Theswapmeganshull published february 3, 2015 at 635. Katherine tegen books an imprint of harpercollins publishers. The swap megan shull hardcover harpercollins publishers. Author megan shull puts a creative twist on a fun, if familiar, idea, and both ellie and jacks authentic voices come to life in alternating chapters. If you enjoy books like freaky friday, gender blender and switcheroo, youll enjoy the swap by megan shull. Megan shull is the awardwinning author of many books for kids, including the swap, now a disney channel original movie, and bounce. See the complete profile on linkedin and discover megans. Books by megan shull 3 sort by number of resources number of awards book title year published word count reading level.
Born and raised in ithaca, new york, megan shull is the author of several books for kids including the awardwinning young adult novel amazing grace. Born and raised in ithaca, new york, megan lives and writes in her hometown. Everyone can relate to the plot sometime in their life. Ill give few examples of books that are somewhere on the science. Buy megan 2 1st paperback edition by hooper, mary isbn. The more you can let go of the sadness, the more room there will be for light. This middle grade novel is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 5 to 6, especially during homeschooling. Below are brief genre definitions arranged to help clarify what sets different types of stories apart.227 411 380 1267 596 628 139 1051 1178 980 437 1067 467 1078 1408 485 1524 865 1287 472 1514 631 312 642 588 520 53 1547 696 1422 236 184 479 1528 1202 594 1535 1148 1465 1438 485 94 905 327