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Mabel and the mountain : a story about believing in yourself / Kim Hillyard.

Hillyard, Kim, (author.).

Mabel is determined to climb a mountain, host a dinner party, and make friends with shark. Mabel's friends aren't being very helpful, but Mabel knows the truth about Big Plans: Don't listen to those who say you cannot. Listen to those who say you can! So, even though a mountain is very, very high and Mabel is very, very small, she knows she shouldn't give up. And even though it might have been easier to fly up a tree, Mabel knows that she needs to keep going and climb. Mabel is the best little fly to show readers big and small that there is nothing more important than the power of confidence and believing in yourself!

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  • ISBN: 0593659023
  • ISBN: 9780593659021
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Edition: [First American edition]
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Workshop, [2024]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: 2020.
Awards Note:
2020 Sainsbury's Children's Book Award
Subject: Flies > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Mountains > Juvenile fiction.
Self-confidence > Juvenile fiction.
Optimism > Juvenile fiction.
Flies > Fiction.
Goal > Fiction.
Perseverance > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Adams County Library System.


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New Oxford Library E HIL (Text) 35740636071359 Easy Fiction Available -

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