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Great middle school book about friendship popularity and being ourself Abigail grows tremendously as she struggles with all of these during 6th grade And the story is completely told in the lists she loves to make for herself I will definitely widely recommend this one Texas Bluebonnet book Always Abigail brought me back to my own sixth grade ear A uick read this book will surely resonate with middle graders Written in a list fashion Abigail embarks on a ear of discovery Is pom pom club or reading club her destiny At first glance this seemingly light read makes Americas sewing book you think there is no substance behind the stylish cover Don t judge a book by its cover Always Abigail was a pleasant surprise I loved her teacher as it serves as a powerful reminder that educators have tremendous power in the lives of their students It s no wonder then that Nancy Cavanaugh is a former teacher and librarian The first few pages of the irksome Pom suad wannabe really irritated the snot out of me I could just hear her fiends and her high pitched sueals from here But then The Old Hawk got a hold of her and things began to change What a wonderful book to read aloud to 3 5th graders on just how others think feel and act due to circumstances around them and how to be an overcomer Perfect book for fourth grade teachers and kids on writing letters lists and gettingour point across Vocabulary Emotions Character changing Problems and solutions Great little book that I couldn t wait to get up this morning to finish reading Ten Things I Thought While Reading Always Abigail1 Many of Abigail s lists can be used in class to model list making when writing2 Abigail has a strong voice though not one I particularly like Which is sort of the point I think3 Many oung girls will enjoy the drama and relatable social situations reflected in this book4 Lists don t offer much room to develop characters so the Fab Five Abigail and Gabby don t have an opportunity to become fully recognized by the reader5 Abigail has some interesting anger issues which I would love to see explored6 This is a grea This book accurately portrays the anxiety of middle school Concerns about not being in the same classes as friends and worrying about making a cheer suad were handled with the intensity that is sincere in tweens The narrative techniue of telling the story via lists was a fresh diversion from traditional prose and the common middle grade style of diary entries it also reads very uickly in this format The theme of standing up for ourself and for Discover Abigail's triumphant story of friendship told through heart touching letters and listsAbigail and her two best friends are poised for a life of pom poms and popularity But not only does Abigail end up
But AlliCam and JM have lunch together while Abigail is stuck in a different period This means while they re using the period to practice poms Abigail is stuck with someone else pretending to listen to a conversation that she doesn t care about All of a sudden things just got worse Abigail is stuck with the worst teacher and the Friendly Letter Assignment Doesn t it sound fun sending letters to an assigned partner And The Workshop you will never guess who Abigail s partner is Gabby Only the school s biggest outcast Eeek Maybe sixth grade will be survivableou know with AlliCam JM and Abigail all being on poms together Until here we go again Abigail doesn t make the team She is the alternate They might have just said Sorry but there is no way that ou will ever be popular now so ba bye hon There is no way sixth grade could get any worse As Abigail journeys through different kinds of friends and different kinds of fun she is starting to realize that she is living two different lives One with AlliCam JM and Kip the boy who might just be Abigail s true love You know the life with poms a fake smile and laughing at things that aren t really that funny And the other a life of Gabby who turns out to be than an outcast She might just be a friend Abigail is starting to wonder if JM are really that great What about AlliCam The girls that were supposed to be sisters to Abigail Where were they when Abigail needed them With everything from boys to girls to poms to mascara even to phony friends Abigail travels through sixth grade opening her heart and her mind and as she moves along Always Abigail was the sweetest story told through lists of what sixth grade is like for Abigail She is happy and kind although she might mess up sometimes still learning the ropes of middle school but also finding happiness in the oddest places During the book there were times where I was upset with certain people but also proud and happy for Abigail Always Abigail immensely reminded me of I loved both So read Always Abigail ou will not regret it I love this book so so much This book is told in lists which is her hobby This book was so good didn t I already say that we get it Plus there is a second book called This Book Belongs to Ratchet and that was really good too This morning I found a note from my 8 Prisoner of Night (Black Dagger Brotherhood, year old daughter taped to this book and it said Dear Momma This was one of the best books I have ever readI loved it too great book for 3rd 5th grade girls to read about peer pressure bullying and figuring out whoour true friends are. Y believe her bad luck As her so called best friends and entire future of popularity seems to be slipping away Abigail has to choose between the little bit of fame she has left or letting it go to be a true frie.
Riends is presented well Abigail discovers what truly matters in the middle school social sphere and how to handle herself around disingenuous frenemies and bullies I appreciated that real life difficulties including characters in correctional facilities were discussed My only complaint I had was with the ending view spoilerThough Abigail did the right thing in standing up for her friend I was sad that she had to sacrifice pom pom suad and her other friendships hide spoiler Abigail is looking forward to the transition to middle school trying out for the Pom suad being popular having fun with her best friends But when she gets put in a different homeroom Abigail feels left out And then she doesn t Always Abigail by Nancy J Cavanaugh I admit it I love books where there s an immature frustrating character who doesn t know how shallow she s acting but really Abigail isn t that way at all She knows better She just acts the way she does because of peer pressure that she s let mold her into the person she is Loved reading this book I m a huge fan of Nancy J Cavanaugh She s brilliant when writing realistic fiction novels My sister and I are fans of her first book This Journal Belongs to Ratchet The parents in this book are fabulous The brother of Gabby is so incredible The storyline is perfect I completely was caught up from the beginning especially loving how Abigail is a list maker so that the whole book naturally has some kind of a list in a journal format after another uite an original fabulous bookFavorite uotes When life hands Insectissimo! you lemons don t pucker and pout make lemonade and laugh out loud Margaret Marco The Four uestions Gabby needed a friend than anyone at Crestdale Heights and I was probably the only person who knew that But I still didn t want anybody to know we were friends Sometimesou just have to move on Read a blog post by Nancy J Cavanaugh here she writes about progress trumping perfection Abigail is ready for sixth grade With her best friends Alli and Cami AlliCam by her side Abigail is going to make the Pom Suad The three of them will live the life of popularity poms happiness and flavor that they have been waiting for Everything is perfectly planned Nothing can go wrong Until Until Abigail is in a different homeroom AlliCam are together and they re locker partners and they re in the same homeroom as Jackie and MacKenzie JM JM are only the two most popular girls in school It s bad enough that Abigail has to listen to homeroom gossip and inside jokes that make no sense whatsoever. N a different homeroom she doesn't make the suad Then everyone's least favorite teacher pairs Abigail up with the school's biggest outcast Gabby Marco for a ear long Friendly Letter Assignment Abigail can hardl.
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Nancy J Cavanaugh lives in the Chicago area with her husband her daughter and their adorable five pound Cockapoo One of Nancy's favorite pastimes is eating pizza She loves reading middle grade novels Her secret She hasn't read an adult book in years Nancy's newest novel WHEN I HIT THE ROAD is the story of Samantha's madcap road trip with a karaoke loving grandma and a wild summer of mem