On My Wish List (#11) - Bigger Than A Bread Box by Laurel Snyder


On My Wishlist is a fun weekly event hosted by Book Chick City and runs every Saturday through Friday. It's where we list all the books we want but haven't actually bought yet. They can be old, new or forthcoming. I figure it's a great way to make me go through my ever-expanding wishlist and really look at some of the things on there.

It's also an event that you can join in with by linking your own OMW post with Mr. Linky at Book Chick City. If you want to know more click here.

Bigger Than a Bread Box has one of the most interesting book trailers I've seen in awhile.  It looks like a great middle grades book and I am looking forward to reading it.





    Bigger than a Bread Box






Goodreads Summary: 
A magical breadbox that delivers whatever you wish for—as long as it fits inside? It's too good to be true! Twelve-year-old Rebecca is struggling with her parents' separation, as well as a sudden move to her Gran's house in another state. For a while, the magic bread box, discovered in the attic, makes life away from home a little easier. Then suddenly it starts to make things much, much more difficult, and Rebecca is forced to decide not just where, but who she really wants to be. Laurel Snyder's most thought-provoking book yet.

And the book trailer, which was apparently made by an uber creative 12 year old:



10 comments:

Mel said...

Ooo, never heard of this before but I love the premise. The trailer is fab! :)

November 5, 2011 at 4:47 AM
Jennifer said...

Sounds super original! Great trailer as well!

Here's mine: http://feministfairytalereviews.blogspot.com/2011/11/on-my-wishlist-8.html

November 5, 2011 at 10:38 AM

StephanieD said...

This trailer reminds me a bit of Maggie Stiefavater's stop motion video for Linger - artwork rising from the pages of a book. "I wish I had brought a book" and The Witch of Blackbird Pond appears. Love it!

November 5, 2011 at 11:17 AM
pussreboots said...

Bigger than a Breadbox looks good.

I had a great week of reading through my wishlist TBR. Please come see what I am wishing for this week.

November 5, 2011 at 1:11 PM
Crystal (Book Snob) said...

This book looks so cute and fun to read! Great choice this week :) Check out my wishlist:

Crystal @ Elegantly Bound Books

November 5, 2011 at 2:29 PM
Tiffany Drew said...

Haven't heard of this before but I'll be checking it out for sure. I really like the cover :)

Tiffany
My Wish List

November 5, 2011 at 7:03 PM
Melissa (Books and Things) said...

Wow! What a great trailer. She is talented!

November 5, 2011 at 9:36 PM
Monaliz said...

Sounds so cute! :) Here's mine wishlist for this week!

November 6, 2011 at 12:43 AM
Jenny said...

What a beautiful trailer! I always like stop motion animation, it creates such a cool effect:) Thanks for sharing Jennifer!

November 7, 2011 at 10:30 AM
Laurel said...

You guys are AWESOME. It makes me so happy to hear people responding this way to my book. A twelve year old made that trailer. I can't get over it. xoxoL

November 7, 2011 at 4:55 PM

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