A Fortunate Name book. I wish there had been a little more interaction with the cousins here. Another 20-30 pages, concentrated toward the end of te book, would have made it much stronger.
A Fortunate Name book. As it was it seemed incomplete and the end felt very abrupt.
Margaret Mahy of New Zealand wrote more than 100 picture books, 40 novels and 20 short story collections, among other works. Variant titles are given in parentheses, prefaced by ". Margaret Mahy bibliography at the University of Auckland Library's New Zealand Literature File.
A Fortunate Name by Margaret Mahy (Paperback, 1994). This second book in a quartet about the Fortune cousins can be read by itself or as part of the series. Pre-owned: lowest price. The lowest-priced item that has been used or worn previously. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. Ten-year-old Lolly doesn't know what to do when her parents have a row and her father leaves home. She asks her cousins for help, and they come up with a crazy plan to reunite her parents.
Book 3 of The Cousins Quartet features Tessa, last seen (in A Foretaste Name, 1993) hoping cousin Lorelei's banker dad will stay married . Margaret Mahy was born on March 21, 1936 in Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. degree from the University of New Zealand.
Book 3 of The Cousins Quartet features Tessa, last seen (in A Foretaste Name, 1993) hoping cousin Lorelei's banker dad will stay married to her aunt so that Tessa can still have his financial counsel. She worked as a nurse, an assistant librarian, and a children's librarian in England and New Zealand. Her first book, A Lion in the Meadow, was published in 1969. She became a full-time author in 1980.
seria Cousins Quartet. The Good Fortunes Gang (1993). A Fortunate Name (1993). A Fortune Branches Out (1993). The Second Margaret Mahy Story Book (1977). Nonstop Nonsense (1977). The Chewing-gum Rescue and Other Stories (1982). Tangled Fortunes (1994). The Greatest Show Off Earth (1994). Tingleberries, Tuckertubs and Telephones (1995). The Other Side of Silence (1995). Midnight Story (1996). The Downhill Crocodile Whizz and Other Stories (1986). The Horrible Story and Others (1987). Leaf Magic and Five Other Stories (1988).
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Quartet Books, London.
Quartet Books, London.