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4 edition of Stoneflight. found in the catalog.

Stoneflight.

Georgess McHargue

Stoneflight.

by Georgess McHargue

  • 149 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family life -- Fiction.,
  • Fantasy.

  • About the Edition

    Janie uses her power to put life in the stone animals that ornament New York buildings to escape her parents" quarreling, but when the animals start to turn her into stone she learns that having feelings is the price of remaining human.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDrawings by Arvis Stewart.
    ContributionsStewart, Arvis L., illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M183 St
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p.
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5050052M
    ISBN 10067067107X
    LC Control Number74011146

    Wings of Stone (The Dragons of Ascavar Book 1) Everything seems to be going ok until a bloodied and bruised Stoneflight warrior is brought in trekking the Queen that the Ironflight warriors are responsible. In a fit of pure rage the Queen nearly outright declares war on their sister nation. While Gabby is horrified and intrigued she feels /5(31). Product Information. Unlike everyone else in her highborn family, fourteen-year-old Jinian of Stoneflight Demesne has no Talent. While her brothers have true Talents such as flying, mind-reading, and shape-shifting, Jinian's only minor ability is as a Footseer--even blind-folded, her feet can follow the Old Road as it winds through the lands of the True Game.5/5(1).

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You know a book is old when the narrator briefly mentions the "new" World Trade Center. In spite of this (and the book's current forgotten state), "Stoneflight" is well worth remembering.

It has just as much oomph and pizzazz as it did when it first came out/5(2). In spite of this (and the book's current forgotten state), "Stoneflight" is well worth remembering. It has just as much oomph and pizzazz as it did when it first came out. Though it lingers a little too long on its human elements, no one can accuse this book /5(2).

Stoneflight book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Janie uses her power to put life in the stone animals that ornament New /5.

Georgess McHargue has 24 books on Goodreads with ratings. Georgess McHargue’s most popular book is Stoneflight. STONEFLIGHT. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Stoneflight. book There is a direct connection between Janey's flat, unhappy and oppressively muggy summer in New York and her compensatory fantasy about the stone griffin on her Morningside Heights roof, and McHargue is a bit heavyhanded in emphasizing that Janey.

Stoneflight. Georgess McHargue ; Arvis L Stewart Janie uses her power to put life in the stone animals that ornament New York buildings to escape her parents' quarreling, but when the animals start to turn her into stone she learns that having feelings is the price of remaining human.

More frequently, however, the central characters in “Stoneflight” lack the life to animate the book's promise. “Quickness is a gift” says Griff. in storytelling, too. AdvertisementAuthor: Karla Kuskin. Stoneflight.

book is my first book by Melissa Landers, but certainly won't be Stoneflight. book last. In fact, her Alienated trilogy is already in my TBR pile.

I have to say I quite enjoyed this one. It was a fun adventure in space filled with mystery, pirates, and a /5(86). Oh, I remember Stoneflight – that was a great book. And WOW, that cover for Bird on the Wing – surely that must be s rather than 80s.

(Either that or the illustrator was stuck in the 70s!). MyFlightbook currently has: 9, flightsaircraft 5, models of aircraft; Recent flights taken by members of the MyFlightbook community. 2, pilots have recorded 7, flights over the past 7 days. Stoneflight by Georgess McHargue and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Stoneflight is a American 2D Animated film released by Walt Disney Pictures and Walt Disney Animation Studios for Thanksgiving Based on the children's book by Georgess McHargue Synopsis a lonely girl named Janie seeking refuge from her parents who befriends a lonely gargoyle at the roof of her Manhattan buted by: Walt Disney Motion Picture Studios.

It's similarities to the recent adult book, The Gargoyle Hunters (preteen protagonist named - you guessed it, Griffin - whose parents' marriage is on the rocks) makes me wonder whether that book's author read Stoneflight before he wrote his book.

Same Sun Here by Silas House and Neela Vaswani. I grew up on the Lower East Side and I knew that. Georgess McHargue's novels include “Stoneflight” and the forthcoming “The Horseman's Word.” Cynthia King's novel “Beggers and Choosers” will be published in the spring. Jack Forman is.

The Stoneflight, which is Tarek’s flight, names their children with honor to the mother. For instance, Tarek’s given name is Tarek efan Izera, which means “Tarek, son of Izera.” (Izera being his mother.) (n)efan(a) – “son/daughter of”.

Stoneflight by Georgess McHargue A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

Firelight Books understands the challenges of special populations, including the special needs that come with mental retardation, learning disabilities, and emotional disturbances. Firelight Books also knows about children who spend a lot of time in alternative settings.

We have children in our heart, and we are very proud to be part of making the future a brighter place. Biography. McHargue was born in New York City. After working at Golden Press, she became an editor at had a long career working as an author; she published 35 books including children's fiction and nonfiction works on archaeology, history, mythology and paranormal studies.

She also wrote about folklore and the occult. She was nominated for a National Book. Unlike everyone else in her highborn family, fourteen-year-old Jinian of Stoneflight Demesne has no Talent. While her brothers have true Talents such as flying, mind-reading, and shape-shifting, Jinian's only minor ability is as a Footseer--even blind-folded, her feet can follow the Old Road as it winds through the lands of the True Game.5/5(5).

Three books that were left off the list: 1 – Roller Skates, by Ruth Sawyer, was the Newberry Award winner. The story is about a young girl left to stay with two elderly aunts in New York City at the turn of the century while her parents are travelling in Italy, and the adventures she had going around the city on roller skates.

Unlike everyone else in her highborn family, fourteen-year-old Jinian of Stoneflight Demesne has no Talent. While her brothers have true Talents such as flying, mind-reading, and shape-shifting, Jinian's only minor ability is as a Footseer--even blind-folded, her feet can follow the Old Road as it winds through the lands of the True Game.

Without. Disney’s effort, Stoneflight, would’ve been an adaptation of the eponymous book of the same name published by Viking in At the time, Stoneflight had gone out of print, and it was believed that it would never be heard of again. But one day, an ex-publisher at Viking, who, at that time, was an agent at Sterling Lord Literistic, began Author: Steven Wyman-Blackburn.NEW YORK — Walt Disney Pictures has optioned “Stoneflight,” an out-of-print book by prize-winning children’s author Georgess McHargue in a deal Author: Jonathan Bing.