Gone With the Wand

Gone With the Wand

Book - 2008
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When tooth fairy Edith B. Cuspid finds her friend Bernice Sparklestein, a fairy godmother whose work is legendary, having a very bad wand day, she tries to cheer her up by suggesting Bernice try other fairy jobs.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Orchard Books, 2008.
ISBN: 9780439727686
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Ahjar, Brian


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Apr 26, 2017

Beautiful illustrations and cleverly written but the vocabulary is confusing for children.

Feb 15, 2017

Here's the problem: Bernice Sparklestein, once the best Fairy Godmother of all time, is at the end of the road with her current job. Her friend Edith B. Cuspid, Tooth Fairy Second Class, is stunned - but jumps in immediately to help Bernice find a new line of work. Edith is that overly chatty gal we all know, with too-big jewelry and rhinestone-decorated glasses, but she also has a big heart for her friend. If you're willing to read this out loud with lots of expression and character, it's well worth it.

My son got so more out of this when we re-read it in early 2017, when he was nine. I think he felt like he was in on the joke as Edith carried out her final strategy, whereas a few years ago he didn't necessarily pick up on what she was doing.

Kansary Jan 21, 2014

its really funny when bernice a fairy tries different jobs.

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Kansary Jan 21, 2014

bernice has trouble with her wand


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