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Abracadabra Kid

(1996)
A Writer's Life
A non fiction book by

 
 
Sid Fleischman, who started out life as a magician, has pulled off a truly magical feat with Abracadabra Kid; he has crafted a captivating and instructive book for kids about what it is like to be a writer. A prolific author and the winner of the Newbery Medal in 1987 for The Whipping Boy, Fleischman tells in engaging brisk style how he worked his way from boy magician to Hollywood scriptwriter to award-winning writer. His experiences and his dozen tips all combine to provide useful and inspiring fodder for aspiring young writers.

    

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Hardback Editions

April 1998 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Abracadabra Kid: A Writer's Life
Author(s): Sid Fleischman
ISBN: 0-613-07192-1 / 978-0-613-07192-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Topeka Bindery
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April 1998 : USA Library Binding

Title: The Abracadabra Kid: A Writer's Life
Author(s): Sid Fleischman
ISBN: 0-606-13107-8 / 978-0-606-13107-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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September 1996 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Abracadabra Kid: A Writer's Life
Author(s): Sid Fleischman
ISBN: 0-688-14859-X / 978-0-688-14859-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Greenwillow Books
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Paperback Editions

April 1998 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Abracadabra Kid: A Writer's Life
Author(s): Sid Fleischman
ISBN: 0-688-15855-2 / 978-0-688-15855-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperTrophy
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Audio Editions

September 1997 : USA Audio Cassette

Title: The Abracadabra Kid
Author(s): Sid Fleischman
ISBN: 0-7887-1588-7 / 978-0-7887-1588-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA