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A South Carolina Children's Book Award Nominee
“Alternating chapters reveal each girl’s personal struggles and the pivotal role of art—painting, music, poetry—in her growth and healing....Touching, engrossing...The Salt Lake City, Utah, setting is fresh, the city’s landmarks and landscape adding another layer of richness to the novel...An endlessly endearing story of three girls’ pursuit of friendship and the beauty and challenge of what it means to be 10.” Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“Debut novelist Vickers has created three appealing, diverse characters with distinct talents and voices. Just right for sensitive tweens, this is a sweet story of friendship and learning to cope with common fears and life changes.” School Library Journal
“Themes of sharing, trust, and family never overshadow the story’s heart: a natural longing for friendship and the unfettered joy of finding it.” Publishers Weekly
“Endearing debut. The setting and gracefully-embedded ethnic differences add freshness to a story with a message that will stand the test of time: friendship is like magic.” Booklist
"Three girls approaching fifth grade with dread find comfort--and each other--thanks to a perceptive librarian and her mysterious treasure box." People Magazine
“Like Magic is truly a treasure.” Liz Garton Scanlon, author of The Great Good Summer
“Perfect for young readers with creative minds.” Deseret News
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