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headless Cupid

Zilpha Keatley Snyder

headless Cupid

by Zilpha Keatley Snyder

  • 13 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occultism -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Family -- Juvenile fiction

  • About the Edition

    Life is never quite the same again for eleven-year-old David after the arrival of his new stepsister, a student of the occult.

    Edition Notes

    Dust jacket.

    StatementZilpha Keatley Snyder ; illustrated by Alton Raible.
    ContributionsRaible, Alton, 1918-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13582881M
    OCLC/WorldCa14525635

    The Headless Cupid has 2 reviews and 2 ratings. Reviewer grapefruit wrote: witchcraft, a (supposedly) haunted house, a new stepsister, and tons of fun! Recommend this to readers of Goosebumps or Harry Potter! A impressive summer read magical enough to blow your mind!/5(2). Prior to reading The Headless Cupid, I have already gone over Snyder’s The Witches of Worm and found it more disturbing than amusing – that book has a darker quality to it, in contrast to The Headless Cupid that is more entertaining and comical in essence (will write a review about that soon).

    Zilpha Keatley Snyder ( – October 8, ) was an American author of books for children and young of Snyder's works were named Newbery Honor books: The Egypt Game, The Headless Cupid and The Witches of was most Children: 3: Susan Melissa, Douglas, and Ben.   Zilpha Keatley Snyder is the author of The Egypt Game, The Headless Cupid, and The Witches of Worm, all Newbery Honor most recent books include The Treasures of Weatherby, The Bronze Pen, William S. and the Great Escape, and William’s Midsummer lives in Mill Valley, California.3/5.

    The Headless Cupid (Book): Snyder, Zilpha Keatley: When the four Stanley children meet Amanda, their new stepsister, they're amazed to learn that she studies witchcraft. They're stunned to see her dressed in a strange costume, carrying a pet crow and surrounded by a pile of books about the supernatural. It's not long before Amanda promises to give witchcraft lessons to David, Jamie and the. The Headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder. 6 Total Resources 1 Awards View Text Complexity Submit Text Complexity. Created by Recorded Books Listen to the Recording () Share. Awards & Distinctions 1. John Newbery Medal, Honor, View Award List Share.


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Headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder Download PDF EPUB FB2

Zilpha Keatley Snyder is the author of The Egypt Game, The Headless Cupid, and The Witches of Worm, all Newbery Honor Books. Her most recent books include The Treasures of Weatherby, The Bronze Pen, William S.

and the Great Escape, and William’s Midsummer Dreams. She lives in Mill Valley, California. Visit her at by: 4. The Headless Cupid exists in the same eerie world as Phyllis Reynolds Naylor's Witch books Witch's Sister and The Ghost Next Door or Lois Duncan's Summer of Fear (The Children of Green Knowe has this flavor as well, only more gothic and less suspenseful)/5.

Zilpha Keatley Snyder is the author of The Egypt Game, The Headless Cupid, and The Witches of Worm, all Newbery Honor Books. Her most recent books include The Treasures of Weatherby, The Bronze Pen, William S.

and the Great Escape, and William’s Midsummer Dreams.4/4(27). The Headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder is a work of fiction. A mystery takes place in an old house inhabited by headless Cupid book new family, and members of two families have to learn how to get along.

Jeff and Molly Stanley are newlyweds. The Headless Cupid View larger image. By: Zilpha Keatley Snyder and Alton Raible. Sign Up Now. Legend has it that a ghost cut the head off of a wooden cupid on the stairway. Has the ghost returned to strike again. Newbery Medal Honor book Children's Books Pages: The Headless Cupid is the story of a new family and the adventures they run into while melding into a new home.

David has long been the oldest in the family, an year old who has helped care for his younger siblings (Janie, 6, and the twins Esther and Blair, 4) since their mother died.

the book goes out of its way to make a believable logical mystery, while also keeping a good amount of actual scares, and actual supernatural. Pages: The Headless Cupid is a Newbery Honor Book which has truly stood the test of time. Unlike other children's titles from the same era, Cupid could easily have been written today - assuming you could find a family who didn't live in front of their TV's and Video Games/5(10).

The Headless Cupid The Headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder, This is the first book in the  Stanley Family Mysteries series. Some people might be put off by the occult themes in this book, but this is a mystery story, and all is not what it seems.

10 rows  The headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder; 9 editions; First published in ; Subjects:. Zilpha Keatley Snyder has written several popular children's books. A former teacher, she lives in an old house similar to the one in The Headless Cupid. She thinks it, too, may have a resident ghost.

Whether you believe in spirits or not, this Newbery Honor Book is sure to captivate your imagination. The Headless Cupid Worksheets and Literature Unit by Zilpha Keatley Snyder (Grades ) Daily Reading Journal Go beyond a simple book report.

See the progress your students make while they are reading. The Headless Cupid: Book Report Form The Headless Cupid book report form (PDF File). Zilpha Keatley Snyder is the author of The Egypt Game, The Headless Cupid, and The Witches of Worm, all Newbery Honor Books.

Her most recent books include The Treasures of Weatherby, The Bronze Pen, William S. and the Great Escape, and William’s Midsummer Dreams. She lives in Mill Valley, California. Visit her at Edition: Reissue.

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Zilpha Keatley Snyder. 7 Ratings carrying a pet crow and surrounded by a pile of books about the supernatural. It’s not long before Amanda promises to give witchcraft lessons to David, Jamie, and the twins.

Legend has it that a ghost cut the head off of a wooden cupid on the stairway. Has the ghost returned to /5(7). (which is really good too) "The Headless Cupid" is a good book to start out on because once you find out all of the author's twists in the story, it'll leave you wanting more to read by her.

Classic Storytelling, Haunting Characters5/5(5). The Headless Cupid - Ebook written by Zilpha Keatley Snyder. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Headless Cupid/5(16). I think The Headless Cupid was one of the best books I have ever read.

I think a lot of other people should enjoy it as well. I thought The Headless Cupid was a entertaining book because it had an amazing ending that made me want to read it again.

It also. Headless Cupid begins with eleven-year-old David Stanley sitting on the steps of the Old Westerly House, the new home David has moved into with his family. The family dynamic is new as well. There is David, six-year-old Janie, and four-year-old twins, Blair and Esther.

Genre: Mystery, Horror: Page Count: Part of a Series. No: Age Level: 9 — 10 — 11 — 12 — 13 —. The Headless Cupid is one of those great YA novels that deals with big issues in an entertaining way.

The book is nominally about the supernatural, but really it’s about the challenges facing a blended family, and the ways in which pre-adolescents can react badly or well to change.The Headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder - When the four Stanley children meet Amanda, their new stepsister, they’re amazed to learn that she studies Book Edition: Reissue.'The Headless Cupid' was my first Zilpha Keatley Snyder book and made her my favorite author.

It took me years to figure out how to say her name. All grown up now, this is definitely one of her best books, striking the perfect balance between troubled youth and the supernatural/5(20).