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8 edition of Miss Opal"s auction found in the catalog.

Miss Opal"s auction

by Susan Vizurraga

  • 126 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Henry Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Old age -- Fiction.,
  • Auctions -- Fiction.,
  • African Americans -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    As the contents of Miss Opal"s house are auctioned off before she moves to a retirement home, Annie recalls all the things they did together, from baking cookies and making ice cream to listening to ball games on her old radio.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSusan Vizurraga ; illustrated by Mark Graham.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsGraham, Mark, 1952- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.V85 Mi 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL41630M
    ISBN 100805058915
    LC Control Number99033610
    OCLC/WorldCa41712615

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    Miss Opal's Water View Retreat Don't miss Useless Bay Coffee Co for a lively breakfast or lunch scene, or check out the Commons Coffeehouse & Bookstore for a little more peace and quiet (usually!). Walk to the pier and look for the seal colony that lives nearby. At super low tide you can walk out to . Opal and Winn-Dixie settle into a nice routine. Early every morning, they go to Gertrude's Pets and do their work. After finishing their work at Gertrude's Pets, Opal and Winn-Dixie visit Miss Franny Block at the library. Opal's favorite place to be, however, is the garden at Gloria Dump's. Winn-Dixie knows when they are getting close as if he.


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Out of 5 stars Miss Opal's Auction. Reviewed in the United States on Decem Verified Purchase. This is a wonderful book with beautiful colors used in the illustration. I loved the theme of a young girl who has connected with an older woman. My daughter prefers that her Grandmother read her this story followed by lots of 5/5(2).

As this sweetly nostalgic picture book opens, Miss Opal's things are being auctioned off in preparation for her move to a retirement community. Young Annie watches as one by one the auctioneer. It is interesting to note that Miss Opal and her friends watching the auction from the porch are African-American while all of the people who come to the auction are white.

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