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Calli Be Gold Michele Weber Hurwitz

Calli Be Gold

Michele Weber Hurwitz

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ISBN : 9780375865282
Paperback
208 pages
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Eleven-year-old Calli Gold is the quiet third child in a family of loud overachievers. In fact, the family motto is Be Gold. Callis sister is on an ice-skating team, and her brothers a basketball star. Her parents are sure she has a hidden gift forMoreEleven-year-old Calli Gold is the quiet third child in a family of loud overachievers. In fact, the family motto is Be Gold. Callis sister is on an ice-skating team, and her brothers a basketball star. Her parents are sure she has a hidden gift for something. They just have to figure out what it is! But Calli has flopped at everything shes tried. She sure doesnt feel like a Gold.Until a new person enters her life. Second grader Noah Zullo might seem strange to some people, but Calli cant help liking him, and they become partners in their schools Peer Helper Program. When they create a booth for the Friendship Fair, they fill it with secrets and surprises. And as Calli and Noah work and learn together, they even surprise themselves.Michele Weber Hurwitzs debut is an endearing and gently humorous story about the true meaning of achievement and the important things an ordinary kid has to offer.From the Hardcover edition.