Crystal is the new girl whose subdued flakiness--pretending to tell time by a rubber band wrapped around her wrist,...

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CRYSTAL IS THE NEW GIRL

Crystal is the new girl whose subdued flakiness--pretending to tell time by a rubber band wrapped around her wrist, whispering Merry Christmas on the last day in school--sometimes gets Susan in trouble for talking in class. Trouble, even in this mild form, is obviously a new experience for Susan and, judging from her reports to mother after school, that's part of Crystal's charm. Crystal's shy smile and sly wink ask little. . . other very quiet children will feel their attraction.

Pub Date: March 1, 1976

ISBN: N/A

Page Count: 32

Publisher: Harper & Row

Review Posted Online: N/A

Kirkus Reviews Issue: March 1, 1976