Trouble at Timpetill

The children in Timpetill are so rotten, ill-behaved, and just all-around unpleasant that one night all the grown-ups in town leave for good. What will the kids do now?!

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  • Format: Hardcover

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152163068

  • ISBN-10: 0152163069

  • Pages: 216

  • Price: $23.00

  • Publication Date: 11/01/2002

  • Age(s): 10,11,12

  • Grade(s): 5-7

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level 570L

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Author

Henry Winterfeld

Henry Winterfeld (1901-1990) was born in Germany. He began writing for children in 1933, when he wrote Trouble at Timpetill to entertain his son, who was sick with scarlet fever. He went on to write a number of children's books, which have been published around the world.  
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Kurt Cyrus

Kurt Cyrus has hammered out such books as Billions of Bricks, Tadpole Rex, and Oddhopper Opera: A Bug's Garden of Verses. He has also illustrated books by authors such as Eve Bunting (The Bones of Fred McFee), Lisa Wheeler (Mammoths on the Move), and M.T. Anderson (Whales on Stilts). Kurt lives in a small town in Oregon. Visit him online at www.kurtcyrus.com.
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  • reviews

    "Wit, imagination, and a high degree of ingenuity mark this lively tale. Young readers will find it great fun."--Chicago Tribune

    "This new Winterfeld is 'The Pied Piper' in reverse. . . . Fascinating."--Publishers Weekly

Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Hardcover

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152163068

  • ISBN-10: 0152163069

  • Pages: 216

  • Price: $23.00

  • Publication Date: 11/01/2002

  • Age(s): 10,11,12

  • Grade(s): 5-7

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level 570L

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