By Janet Taylor Lisle
Will Hillary discover the key of the elf village in Sara-Kate's backyard?
No fourth grader trusts Sara-Kate Connolly. Her boots are soiled, her outfits are bizarre, and she's so maladjusted that the varsity needed to carry her again a grade. yet Hillary is her next-door neighbor, and can't say no while the weird loner invitations her over to play. In Sara-Kate's overgrown yard, Hillary will locate facts of an international of magic--the type which could in simple terms blossom among real acquaintances. one of the rusted automobile elements and wild crops, a miniature village has sprung up. It has tiny homes made of string, sticks, and maple leaves; a good with a bottlecap for a bucket; or even a bit playground with a Popsicle-stick Ferris wheel. yet there's completely no signal of who outfitted this miniature international. To Sara-Kate, the answer's clear--only elves can be accountable for anything so enchanted. As she and Hillary look ahead to their elusive new associates, they examine that comradeship, like magic, springs up the place you least anticipate it.
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