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The Underneath

CRITICS HAVE SAID

  • A mysterious and magical story; poetic yet loaded with suspense.
    Louis Sachar
  • Who knew the end of the world could be so hilarious?
    Publishers Weekly
  • Aided by Small’s lively illustrations, Appelt intricately weaves these animals’ ancient stories into Puck’s survival saga to produce a magical tale of betrayal, revenge, love and the importance of keeping promises.
    Kirkus

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White, E. B. Charlotte’s Web. HarperCollins, 1952.