- Unknown Binding
- Publisher: Penguin Group USA (2001)
- ASIN: B004OT4W9S
- Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars See all reviews (40 customer reviews)
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I am now anxious to read other books by Richard Peck!
Peck seems to have all of his facts straight about the 1893 World's Exposition in Chicago and these facts make the story more believable and a delight to read.
While the book was an easy read, the stories were engaging and the characters were both believable and personable, each with flaws and strengths.
I have read several of Richard Pecks books and this is one of my favorites. I love the grandfather in this book. What a character. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Cookie44
If you're ten you will most definitely like the narrator Rosie, her brother's hi-jinks, her granddad and the excitement of the fair and of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Read morePublished on June 21, 2012 by Pop Bop
After reading "A Year Down Yonder", "A Long Way from Chicago", and now "Fair Weather", it seems to me as though Richard Peck personally experienced late 19th Century and Early 20th... Read morePublished on April 20, 2012 by JMack
The story is a wonderful example of historical fiction and it captures readers with its descriptions. Read morePublished on February 6, 2010 by Reader Rabbit
My students and I loved this book. It has some interesting twists. I loaned it to my mom and she won't give it back.Published on January 30, 2010 by Rebecca R Alley
This is supposed to be a kids book, but the whole family liked it so well that I bought a couple more copies to give away. Read morePublished on August 15, 2007 by D. Stevens
Open this book and you'll read a story of a young girl with her family, going to new places, and changing her widow aunt's life forever. Read morePublished on April 26, 2007