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Family Sabbatical

(1956)
(The second book in the Ridgeway Family series)
A novel by

 
 
The Ridgeway family takes on France in this delightful story from Newbery Medal winner Carol Ryrie Brink.

Professor Ridgeway is on sabbatical in the South of France - and the whole family is along for the adventure. Susan has brought her diary to document their vacation fun, but Dumpling isn't convinced that France can compete with their house with the tower back in Midwest City. She's brought along her doll, Irene, as her little piece of home. George is just happy to have some new terrain to search for rocks. As the Ridgeways settle in, they find out that a real, live princess is staying at their hotel. But who could she be? While they search for the princess, they also begin studying French with their stern tutor, Mademoiselle - but isn't it more fun teaching her some not-so-proper English? And as Halloween and Thanksgiving roll around, the Ridgeway children decide to show France a little bit of what these holidays mean back home in America - with some unexpected results! France will never be the same after the Ridgeways come to visit!

    

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Used availability for Carol Ryrie Brink's Family Sabbatical

Hardback Editions

August 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: Family Sabbatical (Nancy Pearl's Book Crush Rediscoveries)
Author(s): Carol Ryrie Brink
ISBN: 1-4778-3041-3 / 978-1-4778-3041-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Two Lions
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


April 1956 : USA Hardback

Title: Family Sabbatical: 2
Author(s): Carol Ryrie Brink
ISBN: 0-670-30661-4 / 978-0-670-30661-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Juvenile
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


April 1956 : USA Hardback
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Title: Family Sabbatical: 2
Author(s): Carol Ryrie Brink
ISBN: 0-670-30662-2 / 978-0-670-30662-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Juvenile
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


Paperback Editions

August 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Family Sabbatical (Nancy Pearl's Book Crush Rediscoveries)
Author(s): Carol Ryrie Brink
ISBN: 1-4778-2998-9 / 978-1-4778-2998-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Two Lions
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

August 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Family Sabbatical (Nancy Pearl's Book Crush Rediscoveries)
Author(s): Carol Ryrie Brink
Publisher: Two Lions
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA