The Magic Word

The Magic Word

Book - 2016 | First edition.
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A hilarious take on what a magic word really is from Mac Barnett, the award-winning, bestselling author of Sam and Dave Dig a Hole and Extra Yarn, and Elise Parsley, the bestselling author/illustrator of If You Ever Want to Bring an Alligator to School, Don't! and If You Ever Want to Bring a Piano to the Beach, Don't!

When Paxton C. Heymeyer's babysitter tells him to say the magic word, she could never have imagined that what would happen next would be a walrus chasing her, an elephant in the living room playing cards, and a full water park and moat in the front yard. And that's just the beginning...

Publisher: New York : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780062354846
Branch Call Number: JP Barne
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly colour illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Parsley, Elise - Illustrator


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Nov 13, 2017

Wacky story.

GCPL_EarlyLit Oct 02, 2017

What happens when you can have anything you want? Paxton finds out that in addition to some awesome perks (like waterslides and robot butlers,) there is also a downside. This is another funny story that kids will love by wonderful author Mac Barnett.

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