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Jelly Bean Summer Living on the roof to escape her crazy family works until reality pulls Joyce back to the groundJoyce has had it with her family especially with UFO sighting Elaine who loves her guinea pig than her own sister Her solution Move out of the house and pitch a tent on the roof for the summer But when she spots a boy watching her from a neighboring roof she s stunned and intrigued Brian recently lost his brother, and the two instantly bond over their messed up families To help Brian repair his brother s truck, they concoct a scheme to build and sell tickets to a UFO display Even Elaine agrees to help until unexpected events test the limits of Joyce s family ties. New Download Jelly Bean Summer [ Author ] Joyce Magnin [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – wildweaves.co.uk

ó Jelly Bean Summer↠ Author ☆ Joyce Magnin school – wildweaves.co.uk

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  1. It is 1968 in Westbrook, Pennsylvania and eleven year old Joyce Anne Magnin has the entire summer before her There s no way she can spend the next three months sharing a room with her older sister Elaine Joyce needs a space all her own, a quiet place where she can work through her feelings about her older brother s status as MIA in Vietnam, so she retreats to the roof to spend her summer reading books and stargazing By fortui...

  2. Loved this booked Gave it 4 stars only because it got too descriptive which made me confused Other than that it s a great read for older kids There are real life events that take place in the book that some might find too mature for kids I, however, feel it s beneficial for the readers to experience these mishaps right along with the main character, Joyce Some families have gone through missin...

  3. This is a heartfelt story about family, loss, and wanting to do something for someone else Joyce s family is having a hard time so to get some space and a little peace Joyce moves to the roof for the summer From her perch on the roof, Joyce meets Brian and together they come up with a plan honor their brothers The pace starts a little slow but this book is well written and really nails the voice of Joyce Anne The cover is super cute too I received a copy of this book in exchange for an hone This is a heartfelt story about family, loss, and wanting to do something for some...

  4. Oh man Ok At the start of the book, Joyce just seemed really really babyish and spoiled I was just about to give up on this book because it was getting REALLY boring but then about halfway through it started picking up and it got really interesting It could have a be...

  5. ARC from publisher at ALA SPOILER ALERT Joyce s brother is MIA during the Vietnam war, and her family is taking it hard Her older sister Elaine is annoying, and in order to escape her as well as her guinea pig, Jelly Bean, Joyce moves to the roof of their building She sees Brian on another roof, and when the two meet, she finds out that his brother was killed in Vietnam, and Brian is trying to restore his brother s truck to take to his aunt s, where his father is sending him to live because ARC from publisher at ALA SPOILER ALERT Joyce s brother is MIA during the Vietnam war, and her family is taking it hard Her older sister Elaine is annoying, and in order to escape her as well as her guinea pig, Jelly Bean, Joyce moves to the roof of their building She sees Brian on another roof, and when the two meet, she finds out that his brother was killed in Vietnam, and Brian is trying to restore his brother s truck to take to his aunt s, where his father is sending him to live because caring for Brian is too difficult, since his mother is dead The two try to earn money to fix the truck, and have a variety of schemes going,...

  6. Jelly Bean Summer by Joyce Magnin is a heartfelt, historical middle grade novel about the struggle to find home and belonging in emotionally challenging times The book s young protagonist named for the author, hinting at autobiographical inspirations moves onto her roof and then contemplates running away to Arizona as tension boils in her home after her brother goes missing in Vietnam This theme of dislocation prevails throughout the the novel as Joyce searches for belonging sharing a roo Jelly Bean Summer by Joyce Magnin is a heartfelt, historical middle grade novel about the struggle to find home and belonging in emotionally challenging times The book s young protagonist named for the author, hinting at autobiographical inspirations moves onto her roof and then contemplates running away to Arizona as tension boils in her home after her brother goes missing in Vietnam This theme of dislocation prevails throughout the the novel as Joyce searches for belonging sharing a room with her guinea pig and UFO obsessed older sister, struggling to connect the stars in the night sky from her tent on the roof, and with her west bound friend, Brian, who will soon leave for his new home in Arizona Ultimately, ...

  7. Jelly Bean Summer by Joyce Magnin This is overall, a happy story told from the point of view of 11 year old Joyce Anne Set in Westbrook, Pennsylvania 1968 It is full of childhood mysteries, concerns, childhood hopes and dreams.The story begins when 11 year old Joyce Anne moves to the roof to get away from her older sister, Elaine, who keeps her awake because she sees UFOs every night Oh, Elaine also has an annoying pet ...

  8. REVIEW BY Aunt MeanieThis is overall, a happy story told from the point of view of 11 year old Joyce Anne Set in Westbrook, Pennsylvania 1968 It is full of childhood mysteries, concerns, childhood hopes and dreams.The story begins when 11 year old Joyce Anne moves to the roof to get away from her older sister, Elaine, who keeps her awake because she sees UFOs every night Oh, Elaine also has an annoying pet guinea pig named Jelly Bean who squeals a lot.The story has happy times and sad moments REVIEW BY Aunt MeanieThis is overall, a happy story told from the point of view of 11 year old Joyce Anne Set in Westbrook, Pennsylvania 1968 It is full of childhood mysteries, concerns, childhood hopes and dreams.The story begins when 11 year old Joyce Anne moves to the roof to get...

  9. True story, true nostalgiaJoyce s writing is always delightful, and this story is especially good because it s based on her own weird and wonderful childhood I laughed the best laugh I ve had in months over a line in the c...

  10. 3.5 starsLiving on the roof to escape her crazy family works until reality pulls Joyce back to the groundJoyce has had it with her family especially with UFO sighting Elaine who loves her guinea pigthan her own sister Her solution Move out of the house and pitch a tent on the roof for the summer But when she spots a boy watching her from a neighboring roof she s stunned and intrigued.Brian recently lost his brother, and the two instantly bond over their messed up families To help Bri 3.5 starsLiving on the roof to escape her crazy family works until reality pulls Joyce back to the groundJoyce has had it with her family especially with UFO sighting Elaine who loves her guinea pigthan her own sister Her solution Move out of the house and pitch a tent on the roof for the summer But when she spots a boy watching her from a neighboring roof she s stunned and intrigued.Brian recently lost his brother, and the two instantly bond over their messed up families To help Brian repair his brother s truck, they concoct a scheme to build and sell tickets to a UFO display Even Elaine agrees to help until unexpected events test the limits of Joyce s family ties.MY THOUGHT...