The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street -- Karina Yan Glaser - Paperback
The first book in the bestselling series that the New York Times Book Review hails as "delightful and heartwarming."
The Vanderbeekers have always lived in the brownstone on 141st Street. It's practically another member of the family. So when their reclusive, curmudgeonly landlord decides not to renew their lease, the five siblings have eleven days to do whatever it takes to stay in their beloved home and convince the dreaded Beiderman just how wonderful they are.
And all is fair in love and war when it comes to keeping their home.
The New York Times bestselling Vanderbeekers series is perfect for fans of the Penderwicks. As Booklist commented in a starred review: "Few families in children's literature are as engaging or amusing as the Vanderbeekers, even in times of turmoil."
The series includes:
The Vanderbeekers of 141st StreetThe Vanderbeekers and the Hidden GardenThe Vanderbeekers to the RescueThe Vanderbeekers Lost and FoundThe Vanderbeekers Make a WishThe Vanderbeekers on the Road
Author: Karina Yan Glaser
Publisher: Clarion Books
Binding Type: Paperback
Size: 7.60h x 5.00w x 0.90d
Audience: Ages 9-12
Reading Level: 5.3
Point Value: 7
Interest Level: Middle Grade
Quiz #/Name: 192111 / Vanderbeekers of 141st Street
About the Author
Karina Glaser lives in Harlem, New York City, with her husband, two daughters, and assortment of rescued animals. One of her proudest achievements is raising two kids who can't go anywhere without a book. This is her debut novel. www.karinaglaser.com
Product Attributes: African Americans, Ages 9-12, AR, AR5, Children's Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction, City & Town Life, Clarion Books, Family, Grades 1-3, Grades 6-8, Juvenile Fiction, Karina Yan Glaser, Lifestyles, Paperback, Parents, Siblings, Vanderbeekers