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Tuck Everlasting
by Natalie Babbitt

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Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt Overview

Doomed to - or blessed with - eternal life after drinking from a magic spring, the Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can. When ten-year-old Winnie Foster stumbles on their secret, the Tucks take her home and explain why living forever at one age is less a blessing that it might seem. Complications arise when Winnie is follo Doomed to - or blessed with - eternal life after drinking from a magic spring, the Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can. When ten-year-old Winnie Foster stumbles on their secret, the Tucks take her home and explain why living forever at one age is less a blessing that it might seem. Complications arise when Winnie is followed by a stranger who wants to market the spring water for a fortune.

Natalie Babbitt

About Tuck Everlasting Description

Natalie Babbitt was an American writer and illustrator of children's books. She attended Laurel School for Girls, and then Smith College. She had 3 children and was married to Samuel Fisher Babbitt. She was the grandmother of 3 and lived in Rhode Island. She was a board member of the National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance a national not-for-profit that actively advocates for literacy, liter

Data Book Tuck Everlasting

Original Title Tuck Everlasting ISBN 0374480095 (ISBN13: 9780374480097 ) Edition Language English Characters Winnie Foster, Angus Bain, Jesse Tuck, Mae Tuck, Miles Tuck Literary Awards Lewis Carroll Shelf Award (1978), Christopher Award for Books for Young People (1976), Young Hoosier Book Award Nominee (1976), Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award Nominee (1977), Children's Choice Book Award ...more Phoenix Award (Children's Literature Association) (1995), Bluestem Book Award Nominee (2017) ...less (128)