Pay It Forward

Item# 9781481409407
$8.29
The internationally bestselling book that inspired the Pay It Forward movement is now available in a middle grade edition. Pay It Forward is a moving uplifting novel about Trevor... Read more

The internationally bestselling book that inspired the Pay It Forward movement is now available in a middle grade edition.

Pay It Forward is a moving uplifting novel about Trevor McKinney, a twelve-year-old boy in a small California town who accepts his teacher's challenge to earn extra credit by coming up with a plan to change the world. Trevor's idea is simple: do a good deed for three people and instead of asking them to return the favor, ask them to pay it forward to three others who need help. He envisions a vast movement of kindness and goodwill spreading across the world, and in this quiet steady masterpiece with an incandescent ending (Kirkus Reviews), Trevor's actions change his community forever.

This middle grade edition of Pay It Forward is extensively revised, making it an appropriate and invaluable complement to lesson plans and an ideal pick for book clubs, classroom use, and summer reading. Includes an author's note and curriculum guide.

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Description

The internationally bestselling book that inspired the Pay It Forward movement is now available in a middle grade edition.

Pay It Forward is a touching and inspiring novel about Trevor McKinney, a twelve-year-old boy in a small California town who accepts his teacher's challenge to earn extra credit by devising a plan to change the world. Trevor's idea is simple: perform a kind act for three people, and instead of asking for something in return, ask them to pay it forward by helping three others in need. He envisions a widespread movement of kindness and goodwill that will spread across the globe, and in this poignant and powerful book, Trevor's actions forever transform his community.

This middle grade edition of Pay It Forward has been extensively revised, making it a valuable and appropriate addition to lesson plans. It is also an excellent choice for book clubs, classroom use, and summer reading. The book includes an author's note and a curriculum guide for further exploration.

Information

Brand: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books

Publisher Date: 07/28/2014

Author: Catherine Ryan Hyde

Dimensions: 7.63 x 5.13

UPC: 9781481409407

Ages: 8-12

Pages: 208