A Begonia for Miss Applebaum by Zindel, Paul 9780060268770 | eBay EMBED (for wordpress.com hosted blogs and archive.org item tags) Want more? Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. You'll cry. In fact, Miss Applebaum hasn't very long to live. Please try your request again later. Yet they're united in tracing their favorite high school teacher, the exuberant Miss Applebaum, to her apartment. Unlike most required reading this is one of the books that made me appreciate reading for my own nourishment. Unlike most required reading this is one of the books that made me appreciate reading for my own nourishment. The climax is a completely memorable, absurd (of course) chain of events. Despite her losing battle with cancer, Miss Applebaum exudes a contagious zest for learning, life, fun, and helping the homeless in New York City's Central Park. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum The Undertaker’s Gone Bananas My Darling, My Hamburger Harry and Hortense at Hormone High The Pigman & Me The Amazing and Death-Defying Diary of Eugene Dingman I Never Loved Your Mind Confessions of a Teenage Baboon David and Della The Girl Who Wanted a Boy 3 Reviews. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. --Gerry Larson, Chewning Junior High School, Durham, N.C. Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. This generous woman is dying of cancer and happy to share her remaining, sometimes madcap, weeks with them, racing through museums and Central Park. Although this book was good -it is almost thouroughly impossible to miss with Paul Zindel- it was very much like his most famous book, The Pigman. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2021, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Unfortunately, the order filled is for the pre-school book with a sticker on it with Zindel's book title. Something went wrong. Get it by Mon, Aug 31 - Tue, Sep 1 from Aurora, Illinois; Need it faster? Please try again. Reviewed in the United States on November 29, 2000. Book description on the top of the page is for the WRONG BOOK. Reviewed in the United States on November 20, 2016. The two are believably abosorbed by their close encounter with dying and death. I was an advanced reader from an early age, which meant I got to read the 12+ books at the library when I was nine – I got special permission from my teacher and the library staff ( I know – I sound like a clever clogs!) It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Henry Ledniz and Zelda Einnab are distressed when their favorite science teacher, Miss Applebaum, retires suddenly. A skeleton is used as a lock box for cash. When they take her a begonia, Miss Applebaum meets them at the door wearing a bathrobe. I loved this book as I love all of Paul Zindel's books. This time, thankfully, Zindel's teen-age characters do not abuse alcohol. This time, thankfully, Zindel's teen-age characters do not abuse alcohol. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. In A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, two high school friends, Henry and Zelda, become closer friends with their lonely elderly high school science teacher. It was poignant, gentle and somewhat funny. Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. A Charlotte Zolotow Book. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum. Reviewed in the United States on November 21, 2001, Wow,this book was truely the best book I've ever read!You should take my advice,and read this book.Its not just a book for kids either,I think adults would like this book too!Wonderful Book! A begonia for Miss Applebaum Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. After encounters with Miss Applebaum's eccentric doctor and hostile niece, Henry and Zelda assume the role of protectors, attempting to get her better treatment and eventually carrying out her last request to be buried in Central Park. Mass Market Paperback – September 1, 1990, Starfire; Reissue edition (September 1, 1990). *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Bernice, Miss Applebaum's niece, represents all that may be misinterpreted in society, a woman whose motives may be questioned until her rationale is understood. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Please try again. lda are stunned to discover that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, won't be back at school teaching science. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Share - A Begonia for Miss Applebaum; Paul Zindel. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Reviewed in the United States on March 9, 2011. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum – Introduction to Item 41. Ages 12-up. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum [Zindel, Paul] on Amazon.com. When Henry and Zelda become the Saturday companions of their, beloved teacher, her exuberance for learning, having fun, and helping the homeless is contagious. Something went wrong. In fact, Miss Applebaum hasn't very long to live. Free Shipping. EMBED. On board pages." In A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, two high school friends, Henry and Zelda, become closer friends with their lonely elderly high school science teacher. For instance, "Zelda is worried about the regular death that happens when you grow too old," according to Henry, while Henry himself looks out for falling objects, such as air conditioners. Reviewed in the United States on June 16, 2015. In A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, two high school friends, Henry and Zelda, become closer friends with their lonely elderly high school science teacher. Mass Market Paperback in Good condition They are not actual photos of the physical item for sale and should not be relied upon as a basis for edition or condition. At the end of "A Begonia for Miss Applebaum," readers will also feel bereft, at having to say goodbye to three such endearing characters. In a dual-narrator format, high-school friends Henry and Zelda become Saturday companions to their beloved retired science teacher, Miss Applebaum. Add to cart. You'll laugh. Please try again. A thought-provoking, well-paced, fresh addition to the Zindel collection. Share - A Begonia for Miss Applebaum by Paul Zindel. In A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, two high school friends, Henry and Zelda, become closer friends with their lonely elderly high school science teacher. Miss Applebaum is the grandmother you've always wished for! It was poignant, gentle and somewhat funny. You'll laugh. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. In The Pigman, two high school friends, Paul and Lorraine, befriend an extremely lonely elderly man and live out his last days with him. As well as the writing being extremely thoughtful-- every description and word felt like it was given special consideration. Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. On board pages." They decide to bring her a begonia, and soon learn that she is actually dying of cancer. Author Unfortunately, the order filled is for the pre-school book with a sticker on it with Zindel's book title. Henry and Zelda, posing as her grandchildren, admit their former teacher to the hospital. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. It was poignant, gentle and somewhat funny. Both are good reads, but it was annoying to read the same book in a different guise. Read "Begonia." Please try again. That's NOT what A Begonia for Miss Applebaum is about at all. "A Begonia for Miss Applebaum" was wonderful! Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Dr. Oblicheck comes, and Henry and Zelda see him stick a long needle into Miss Applebaum's chest. They decide to bring her a begonia, and soon learn that she is actually dying of cancer. search for books and compare prices. In fact, Miss Applebaum hasn't very long to live. Henry and Zelda are a balanced pair of likable, forthright characters: Henry is impulsive and direct, while Zelda is cautious and emotional. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers I loved this book as I love all of Paul Zindel's books. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum by Zindel, Paul A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Reviewed in the United States on June 16, 2015. Both are good reads, but it was annoying to read the same book in a different guise. $4.13. Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! Overall, A Begonia for Miss Applebaum was a good book. Harpercollins Childrens Books; 1st edition (April 1, 1989). Please try again. You'll cry. Henry and Zelda are stunned to discover that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, won't be back at school teaching science. Even though I read it while on family vacation, I could barely keep my eyes out of this book. Despite it being a long time and not being able to completely recollect the story in vivid detail, I remember loving this book so much when I read it-- I remember being extremely moved by it's sensitivity surrounding death. Will Henry and Zelda be able to carry out her last wish? Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum by Zindel, Paul Former library book; Pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. By example, Miss Applebaum teaches Henry and Zelda that beauty and mystery are everywhere and that everyone has a responsibility to treasure and preserve the world around them. Henry and Zelda are stunned to discover that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, won't be back at school teaching science. :), Reviewed in the United States on October 19, 2002. Reviewed in the United States on March 9, 2011. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Please note, I read this book over 15 years ago, when I was in middle school. Despite it being a long time and not being able to completely recollect the story in vivid detail, I remember loving this book so much when I read it-- I remember being extremely moved by it's sensitivity surrounding death. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Full content visible, double tap to read brief content. You'll cheer for Henry and Zelda. Econo-Clad Books, 1990 - Death - 180 pages. Henry and Zelda arrive at the beginning of the school year to find that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, has retired. Reviewed in the United States on August 26, 2000. "A Begonia for Miss Applebaum" was wonderful! But, Miss Applebaum has quite a few more things to teach them before she goes. Miss Applebaum is the grandmother you've always wished for! Reviewed in the United States on August 26, 2000. Even though I read it while on family vacation, I could barely keep my eyes out of this book. Overall, A Begonia for Miss Applebaum was a good book. Their visits to Central Park, museums, and other places around New York City open an exciting new world to Zelda and Henry. It was a very good book however the ending was very sad. But Miss Applebaum can't escape the inevitable. Both are good reads, but it was annoying to read the same book in a different guise. This time, thankfully, Zindel's teen-age characters do not abuse alcohol. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2021, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Implausible, bizarre humor is a hallmark of this book. Reviewed in the United States on November 21, 2001, Wow,this book was truely the best book I've ever read!You should take my advice,and read this book.Its not just a book for kids either,I think adults would like this book too!Wonderful Book! Henry and Zelda arrive at the beginning of the school year to find that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, has retired. Reviewed in the United States on November 29, 2000. Its protagonists, Zelda and Henry, each have a rich store of enthusiasms and views, but most of these diverge. While much of Miss Applebaum's charm must be taken on faith--she never seems quite real--readers will accept that ordinary experience grows larger for Henry and Zelda when they are with her. A skeleton is used as a lock box for cash. Both are good reads, but it was annoying to read the same book in a different guise. Reviewed in the United States on November 20, 2016. :), Reviewed in the United States on October 19, 2002. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! As well as the writing being extremely thoughtful-- every description and word felt like it was given special consideration. Miss Applebaum stands for all that education strives to attain -- a cinemascopic view of the universe as it applies to each individual in his own special way. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. A begonia for Miss Applebaum by Paul Zindel, unknown edition, It was a very good book however the ending was very sad. Unable to add item to List. More shipping options available at checkout • Good condition Her inspirational effect on these two bright and somewhat isolated characters is touching. Inside of book is a pre-school story, NOT Zindel's A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, Reviewed in the United States on December 2, 2013. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Although this book was good -it is almost thouroughly impossible to miss with Paul Zindel- it was very much like his most famous book, The Pigman. He was a favorite of mine as a tween in the 1970s and now fast forward 40 odd years, his books still delight. It says, "Rhyming text and illustrations follow a parade of noisy animals as they make their way to the barn. When Henry and Zelda become the Saturday companions of their, beloved teacher, her exuberance for learning, having fun, and helping the homeless is contagious. Share - A Begonia for Miss Applebaum. Yes, "A Begonia for Miss Applebaum" is a clone of "The Pigman." Henry and Zelda are stunned to discover that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, won't be back at school teaching science. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum. Implausible, bizarre humor is a hallmark of this book. You'll cheer for Henry and Zelda. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Overall, A Begonia for Miss Applebaum was a good book. Inside of book is a pre-school story, NOT Zindel's A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, Reviewed in the United States on December 2, 2013. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for A BEGONIA FOR MISS APPLEBAUM at Amazon.com. Overall, A Begonia for Miss Applebaum was a good book. Discovering that their beloved former teacher Miss Applebaum is terminally ill, fifteen-year-old Henry and his friend Zelda accompany her on her excursions to the colorful parts of New York City and join her in confronting death with quiet courage. Henry and Zelda, posing as her grandchildren, admit their former teacher to the hospital. It says, "Rhyming text and illustrations follow a parade of noisy animals as they make their way to the barn. It was poignant, gentle and somewhat funny. Grade 7-12-- Zindel skillfully weaves humor and suspense into his message that caring often means taking risks. 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Despite her losing battle with cancer, Miss Applebaum exudes a contagious zest for learning, life, fun, and helping the homeless in New York City's Central Park. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum The Undertaker’s Gone Bananas My Darling, My Hamburger Harry and Hortense at Hormone High The Pigman & Me The Amazing and Death-Defying Diary of Eugene Dingman I Never Loved Your Mind Confessions of a Teenage Baboon David and Della The Girl Who Wanted a Boy 3 Reviews. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. --Gerry Larson, Chewning Junior High School, Durham, N.C. Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. This generous woman is dying of cancer and happy to share her remaining, sometimes madcap, weeks with them, racing through museums and Central Park. Although this book was good -it is almost thouroughly impossible to miss with Paul Zindel- it was very much like his most famous book, The Pigman. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2021, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Unfortunately, the order filled is for the pre-school book with a sticker on it with Zindel's book title. Something went wrong. Get it by Mon, Aug 31 - Tue, Sep 1 from Aurora, Illinois; Need it faster? Please try again. Reviewed in the United States on November 29, 2000. Book description on the top of the page is for the WRONG BOOK. Reviewed in the United States on November 20, 2016. The two are believably abosorbed by their close encounter with dying and death. I was an advanced reader from an early age, which meant I got to read the 12+ books at the library when I was nine – I got special permission from my teacher and the library staff ( I know – I sound like a clever clogs!) It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Henry Ledniz and Zelda Einnab are distressed when their favorite science teacher, Miss Applebaum, retires suddenly. A skeleton is used as a lock box for cash. When they take her a begonia, Miss Applebaum meets them at the door wearing a bathrobe. I loved this book as I love all of Paul Zindel's books. This time, thankfully, Zindel's teen-age characters do not abuse alcohol. This time, thankfully, Zindel's teen-age characters do not abuse alcohol. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. In A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, two high school friends, Henry and Zelda, become closer friends with their lonely elderly high school science teacher. It was poignant, gentle and somewhat funny. Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. A Charlotte Zolotow Book. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum. Reviewed in the United States on November 21, 2001, Wow,this book was truely the best book I've ever read!You should take my advice,and read this book.Its not just a book for kids either,I think adults would like this book too!Wonderful Book! A begonia for Miss Applebaum Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. After encounters with Miss Applebaum's eccentric doctor and hostile niece, Henry and Zelda assume the role of protectors, attempting to get her better treatment and eventually carrying out her last request to be buried in Central Park. Mass Market Paperback – September 1, 1990, Starfire; Reissue edition (September 1, 1990). *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Bernice, Miss Applebaum's niece, represents all that may be misinterpreted in society, a woman whose motives may be questioned until her rationale is understood. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Please try again. lda are stunned to discover that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, won't be back at school teaching science. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Share - A Begonia for Miss Applebaum; Paul Zindel. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Reviewed in the United States on March 9, 2011. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum – Introduction to Item 41. Ages 12-up. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum [Zindel, Paul] on Amazon.com. When Henry and Zelda become the Saturday companions of their, beloved teacher, her exuberance for learning, having fun, and helping the homeless is contagious. Something went wrong. In fact, Miss Applebaum hasn't very long to live. Free Shipping. EMBED. On board pages." In A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, two high school friends, Henry and Zelda, become closer friends with their lonely elderly high school science teacher. For instance, "Zelda is worried about the regular death that happens when you grow too old," according to Henry, while Henry himself looks out for falling objects, such as air conditioners. Reviewed in the United States on June 16, 2015. In A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, two high school friends, Henry and Zelda, become closer friends with their lonely elderly high school science teacher. Mass Market Paperback in Good condition They are not actual photos of the physical item for sale and should not be relied upon as a basis for edition or condition. At the end of "A Begonia for Miss Applebaum," readers will also feel bereft, at having to say goodbye to three such endearing characters. In a dual-narrator format, high-school friends Henry and Zelda become Saturday companions to their beloved retired science teacher, Miss Applebaum. Add to cart. You'll laugh. Please try again. A thought-provoking, well-paced, fresh addition to the Zindel collection. Share - A Begonia for Miss Applebaum by Paul Zindel. In A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, two high school friends, Henry and Zelda, become closer friends with their lonely elderly high school science teacher. Miss Applebaum is the grandmother you've always wished for! It was poignant, gentle and somewhat funny. You'll laugh. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. In The Pigman, two high school friends, Paul and Lorraine, befriend an extremely lonely elderly man and live out his last days with him. As well as the writing being extremely thoughtful-- every description and word felt like it was given special consideration. Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. On board pages." They decide to bring her a begonia, and soon learn that she is actually dying of cancer. Author Unfortunately, the order filled is for the pre-school book with a sticker on it with Zindel's book title. Henry and Zelda, posing as her grandchildren, admit their former teacher to the hospital. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. It was poignant, gentle and somewhat funny. Both are good reads, but it was annoying to read the same book in a different guise. Read "Begonia." Please try again. That's NOT what A Begonia for Miss Applebaum is about at all. "A Begonia for Miss Applebaum" was wonderful! Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Dr. Oblicheck comes, and Henry and Zelda see him stick a long needle into Miss Applebaum's chest. They decide to bring her a begonia, and soon learn that she is actually dying of cancer. search for books and compare prices. In fact, Miss Applebaum hasn't very long to live. Henry and Zelda are a balanced pair of likable, forthright characters: Henry is impulsive and direct, while Zelda is cautious and emotional. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers I loved this book as I love all of Paul Zindel's books. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum by Zindel, Paul A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Reviewed in the United States on June 16, 2015. Both are good reads, but it was annoying to read the same book in a different guise. $4.13. Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! Overall, A Begonia for Miss Applebaum was a good book. Harpercollins Childrens Books; 1st edition (April 1, 1989). Please try again. You'll cry. Henry and Zelda are stunned to discover that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, won't be back at school teaching science. Even though I read it while on family vacation, I could barely keep my eyes out of this book. Despite it being a long time and not being able to completely recollect the story in vivid detail, I remember loving this book so much when I read it-- I remember being extremely moved by it's sensitivity surrounding death. Will Henry and Zelda be able to carry out her last wish? Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum by Zindel, Paul Former library book; Pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. By example, Miss Applebaum teaches Henry and Zelda that beauty and mystery are everywhere and that everyone has a responsibility to treasure and preserve the world around them. Henry and Zelda are stunned to discover that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, won't be back at school teaching science. :), Reviewed in the United States on October 19, 2002. Reviewed in the United States on March 9, 2011. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Please note, I read this book over 15 years ago, when I was in middle school. Despite it being a long time and not being able to completely recollect the story in vivid detail, I remember loving this book so much when I read it-- I remember being extremely moved by it's sensitivity surrounding death. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Full content visible, double tap to read brief content. You'll cheer for Henry and Zelda. Econo-Clad Books, 1990 - Death - 180 pages. Henry and Zelda arrive at the beginning of the school year to find that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, has retired. Reviewed in the United States on August 26, 2000. "A Begonia for Miss Applebaum" was wonderful! But, Miss Applebaum has quite a few more things to teach them before she goes. Miss Applebaum is the grandmother you've always wished for! Reviewed in the United States on August 26, 2000. Even though I read it while on family vacation, I could barely keep my eyes out of this book. Overall, A Begonia for Miss Applebaum was a good book. Their visits to Central Park, museums, and other places around New York City open an exciting new world to Zelda and Henry. It was a very good book however the ending was very sad. But Miss Applebaum can't escape the inevitable. Both are good reads, but it was annoying to read the same book in a different guise. This time, thankfully, Zindel's teen-age characters do not abuse alcohol. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2021, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Implausible, bizarre humor is a hallmark of this book. Reviewed in the United States on November 21, 2001, Wow,this book was truely the best book I've ever read!You should take my advice,and read this book.Its not just a book for kids either,I think adults would like this book too!Wonderful Book! Henry and Zelda arrive at the beginning of the school year to find that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, has retired. Reviewed in the United States on November 29, 2000. Its protagonists, Zelda and Henry, each have a rich store of enthusiasms and views, but most of these diverge. While much of Miss Applebaum's charm must be taken on faith--she never seems quite real--readers will accept that ordinary experience grows larger for Henry and Zelda when they are with her. A skeleton is used as a lock box for cash. Both are good reads, but it was annoying to read the same book in a different guise. Reviewed in the United States on November 20, 2016. :), Reviewed in the United States on October 19, 2002. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! As well as the writing being extremely thoughtful-- every description and word felt like it was given special consideration. Miss Applebaum stands for all that education strives to attain -- a cinemascopic view of the universe as it applies to each individual in his own special way. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. A begonia for Miss Applebaum by Paul Zindel, unknown edition, It was a very good book however the ending was very sad. Unable to add item to List. More shipping options available at checkout • Good condition Her inspirational effect on these two bright and somewhat isolated characters is touching. Inside of book is a pre-school story, NOT Zindel's A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, Reviewed in the United States on December 2, 2013. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Although this book was good -it is almost thouroughly impossible to miss with Paul Zindel- it was very much like his most famous book, The Pigman. He was a favorite of mine as a tween in the 1970s and now fast forward 40 odd years, his books still delight. It says, "Rhyming text and illustrations follow a parade of noisy animals as they make their way to the barn. When Henry and Zelda become the Saturday companions of their, beloved teacher, her exuberance for learning, having fun, and helping the homeless is contagious. Share - A Begonia for Miss Applebaum. Yes, "A Begonia for Miss Applebaum" is a clone of "The Pigman." Henry and Zelda are stunned to discover that their favorite teacher, Miss Applebaum, won't be back at school teaching science. A Begonia for Miss Applebaum. Implausible, bizarre humor is a hallmark of this book. You'll cheer for Henry and Zelda. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Overall, A Begonia for Miss Applebaum was a good book. Inside of book is a pre-school story, NOT Zindel's A Begonia for Miss Applebaum, Reviewed in the United States on December 2, 2013. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for A BEGONIA FOR MISS APPLEBAUM at Amazon.com. Overall, A Begonia for Miss Applebaum was a good book. Discovering that their beloved former teacher Miss Applebaum is terminally ill, fifteen-year-old Henry and his friend Zelda accompany her on her excursions to the colorful parts of New York City and join her in confronting death with quiet courage. Henry and Zelda, posing as her grandchildren, admit their former teacher to the hospital. It says, "Rhyming text and illustrations follow a parade of noisy animals as they make their way to the barn. It was poignant, gentle and somewhat funny. Grade 7-12-- Zindel skillfully weaves humor and suspense into his message that caring often means taking risks. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. The description is for a pre-school book. Discovering that their beloved former teacher Miss Applebaum is terminally ill, fifteen-year-old Henry and his friend Zelda accompany her on her excursions to the colorful parts of New York City and join her in confronting death with quiet courage Full content visible, double tap to read brief content. Please try again. 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