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Lena, the sea, and me / Maria Parr ; translated from Norwegian by Guy Puzey ; illustrated by Lara Paulussen.

Parr, Maria, 1981- (author.). Puzey, Guy, (translator.). Paulussen, Lara, (illustrator.). Parr, Maria, 1981- Sequel to: Vaffelhjarte. (Added Author).


In this sequel to Adventures With Waffles, best friends Trille and Lena find their seaside escapades disrupted by a new soccer coach, who puts Lena's goalkeeping dreams on hold, and a new girl on whom Trille has a crush.

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  • ISBN: 9781536207729
  • ISBN: 1536207721
  • Physical Description: 284 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First US edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published as Keeperen og havet by Det Norsek Samlaget, Oslo"--Title page verso.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-10. Candlewick Press.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.9 6.0 Accelerated Reader Quiz #512792.
Language Note:
Translated from the Norwegian.
Subject: Lena (Fictitious character from Parr) > Juvenile fiction.
Best friends > Norway > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Norway > Juvenile fiction.
Grandparent and child > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal conflict > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Best friends > Norway > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Multigenerational.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Adolescence & Coming of Age.
JUVENILE FICTION / Sports & Recreation / Camping & Outdoor Activities.
Best friends.
Grandparent and child.
Interpersonal conflict.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.
Humorous fiction.
Juvenile works.
Adventure fiction > Juvenile fiction.
Bildungsromans > Juvenile fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.
Humorous fiction.

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