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Product Details

  • Age Range: 8 and up
  • Grade Level: 3 and up
  • Lexile Measure: 640L (What's this?)
  • Series: Girl of the Year (Quality) (Book 1)
  • Paperback: 120 pages
  • Publisher: Amer Girl (January 1, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1593698399
  • ISBN-13: 978-1593698393
  • Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 6.1 x 0.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 9.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #68,728 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Lisa's been a TV writer/producer, written labels for bean cans, and penned a speech for a president of the United States.

Her books include BOBBY VS. GIRLS (ACCIDENTALLY) and BOBBY THE BRAVE (SOMETIMES) and YA novel, ABSOLUTELY MAYBE. All are published by Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic.

Other novels include the MILLICENT MIN, GIRL GENIUS, SO TOTALLY EMILY EBERS and STANFORD WONG FLUNKS BIG-TIME. Plus the American Girl books, GOOD LUCK, IVY, ALOHA KANANI and GOOD JOB, KANANI.

WARP SPEED, the Stanford Wong spin-off about a Star Trek geek who gets beat up everyday, is her latest novel.

Lisa has been named a Publishers Weekly Flying Start, Thurber House Children's Writer-in-Resident, USA TODAY Critics Pick, and more.

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As well as, many native Hawaiian words and pronunciations.
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My granddaughter loved the book.
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Joseph Lee on July 14, 2012
Format: Kindle Edition
First of all, I am using my dad's name and I am a girl ( like, how could a man read a girls book?! ) . Aloha Kanani is a beautifully illustrated book about a girl named Kanani who lives in Hawaii, Kauai with her hawaian dad and french mom. They own a shaved ice store and everything runs smoothly like the Kauai waves. Kanani is especally excited when her cousin, Rachel, comes to visit, and they have loads of things to do together, like surfing and hula dancing. The best part? Saving a monk seal! I love the illustrations and characters and I hope you get interested and buy it!
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By A Person on January 22, 2012
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I really enjoyed this book! I love going to Hawaii, so I could relate to Kanani.
The book includes really detailed illustrations that go along with the story, too. I'm 11, so this book was shorter than most I read, but I still liked it. I'd reccomend this to any girl over 7 or 8.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By rpv TOP 100 REVIEWER on March 3, 2012
Format: Hardcover
My daughter has this when she got her wish. After visiting the showroom in Chicago, she wanted Kanani, the 2011 American girl of the Year. The book is nice and gives the lifestyle and landscape of Hawaii. The doll is also adorable.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Jamie on February 23, 2012
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Since we live in Hawaii, my daughter was super excited to read this book. The author tells a great story and beautifully describes the setting of Kauai; my daughter and I felt as if we were right there on the beach hanging out with Kanani!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By S. Brown on March 25, 2011
Format: Paperback
As with many American Girl books, Kanani is a terrific read. My nine year old daughter and I read the book and loved the beautiful descriptions of Hawaii. There are also great words to describe feelings when Kanani writes in her diary and when her cousin (Rachel) writes in her diary. The situations and fears are very appropriate for kids in similar situations - very easy for kids to relate to. And, as always, there is an educational element when the book discusses Monk Seals and their behaviors. As well as, many native Hawaiian words and pronunciations.
Lastly, the few pictures in the book are beautiful! And they give a great visual element to feed the reader's imagination.
Definitely, a great book. A terrific gift for any 3rd, 4th or 5th grader.
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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful By K. Brock on June 30, 2011
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We recently went to Hawaii and I bought this book for my 9 y.o.'s birthday. She really enjoyed the book. It brought back so many memories from Hawaii. Great for girl tweens.
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Format: Kindle Edition
This book is awesome because Rachel flies all the way to Hawaii from New York!Wow! I love this book! WOW !!!!!!!!!!!!
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By Marjorie T. Reinke on January 13, 2014
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My granddaughter loved the book. She is traveling to Hawaii with her family in February and was glad to have background reading.
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