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11 edition of The Possibility of Fireflies found in the catalog.

The Possibility of Fireflies

by Dominique Paul

  • 231 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.,
  • Family problems -- Fiction.,
  • Sisters -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Fourteen-year-old Ellie fights to keep her life together while her emotionally unstable mother deteriorates and her rebellious older sister begins to hang out with a rough crowd.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Dominique Paul.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P278343 Po 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3413756M
    ISBN 101416913106
    ISBN 109781416913108
    LC Control Number2005029903
    OCLC/WorldCa62341434

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    Lindsey Mancuso Fireflies!Lesson Plan 1 Fireflies! By: Julie Brinckloe Monday Effective readers make inferences to try to understand more than what the author has written. SET UP: o Book o Paper o Pens or pencils o Handout Chart (attached at end of entire lesson plan)File Size: KB. I also don't own the right to the italicized part under the title, that is from a song and belongs to the artist of said song. Or whoever wrote the lyrics. Whatever. Despite the fact that titles are not copyrighted, I did get the title 'The Possibility of Fireflies' from a book of .

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Dominique Paul Dominique Paul grew up in a Maryland suburb just outside of Washington, D.C., and received her BA in English from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Currently she lives in Los Angeles, where she works as a screenwriter. The Possibility of Fireflies is her first ed on: Decem “This one is for possibility.” THE BOOK. Fireflies of the Mind is an elegant story woven into a musical, artistic, and philosophical journey for multiple age groups.

Through playful thoughtfulness and whimsical imagery, readers and listeners come to embrace parts of themselves they may have ignored, and discover new ways to see strengths in. Fireflies by Julie Brinckloe is a great example of a realistic fiction text. This story is about a little boy who goes out one summer night to collect fireflies.

He is so excited to collect an entire jar and is disappointed later in the evening when he sees that the fireflies stop glowing/5. The Light of the Fireflies was his first book to be translated to English, becoming an international bestseller.

This book was followed by Desert Flowers and Under the Water, with which he reaffirmed his unmistakable brand of literary suspense and ability to create a deeply immersive reading 🇺🇸Paul Pen is a bestselling Spanish author whose four novels have been translated to many languages/5.

The Possibility of Fireflies written by Dominique Paul I had read a favorable review by a blogger and decided I should really read this book as soon as I could. Now, upon reading it, I'm regretting that decision. This book has the most whiny, annoying, immature narrator who exists.

She is your typical bratty kid who thinks the world is hers and. The Possibility of Fireflies Drama An edgy rock n' roll coming-of-age story following a precocious teenager with dreams of becoming a writer who must navigate life with a chaotic, self-destructive mother, a volatile metal-head sister and is falling in love with an older : Courtney Love.

With a fresh perspective, first-time novelist Dominique Paul deftly weaves a family drama about chaos and dysfunction, with a young girl's journey of triumph.

Full of humor and sorrow, heartbreak and hope, The Possibility of Fireflies is really a story that we all have to tell: the story of the summer we grew up.

The possibility of fireflies. [Dominique Paul] -- Fourteen-year-old Ellie fights to keep her life together while her emotionally unstable mother deteriorates and her rebellious older sister begins to hang out with a.

With a fresh perspective, first-time novelist Dominique Paul deftly weaves a family drama about chaos and dysfunction, with a young girl's journey of triumph. Full of humor and sorrow, heartbreak and hope, The Possibility of Fireflies is really a story that we all have to tell: the story of the summer we grew up/5(8).

Paul has written a poignant and lyrical book about an appealing girl caught in very unappealing family circumstances. Her command of language is impressive; her voice is achingly true for every character.

Without ever descending to the melodramatic, she describes situations that Ellie, the protagonist, /5. Pages 4 –5 Work Page for Night of the Fireflies book Pages Autograph pages for the end of the school year as teachers release children like we Fill in the word for how the fireflies moved in the story: The fireflies flew into the sky.

They scattered in the sky. They were like dancing stars. The Possibility of Fireflies by Dominique Paul has much in common with Paul Zindel's play The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds.

Both feature two sisters who are being raised by a mother who is not really up to the job. The older sister in each is a /5(2). With a fresh perspective, first-time novelist Dominique Paul deftly weaves a family drama about chaos and dysfunction, with a young girl's journey of triumph.

Full of humor and sorrow, heartbreak and hope, The Possibility of Fireflies is really a story that we all have to tell: the story of the summer we grew : Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers. I read this book years ago as Tombstone for Fireflies, an illustrated childrens story book based on the Japanese animated film adaptation, Grave of the Fireflies.

It is a heartbreaking tale of a young Japanese brother and sister who have been orphaned by war and are forced to endure the harsh life as their countrys campaign slowly crumbles and ends up on the losing side/5. Using the official website of Fireflies®, you can book your accommodation, flight, transfer and tickets for local activities.

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Both feature two sisters who are being raised by a mother who is not really up to the job. The older sister in each is a /5(7).What Are Fireflies? A Picture Book For Kids (Facts For Kids Picture Books 1) Lisa Strattin. out of 5 stars 4. Kindle Edition. $ Firenze's Light: A Children's Book about Gratitude, Compassion and Self-Appreciation Jessica Collaço.

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