|aThe Penderwicks at Point Mouette |cJeanne Birdsall.
|aNew York |bYearling|c
|a295 p. |c20 cm.
|aThe Penderwicks |v3
|a"A Yearling book."
|aWhen the three younger Penderwick sisters go to Maine with Aunt Claire and are separated from oldest sister Rosalind for the first time in their lives, an uncertain Skye is left in charge as the OAP--oldest available Penderwick.
When summer comes around, it's off to the beach for Rosalind . . . and off to Maine with Aunt Claire for the rest of the Penderwick girls, as well as their old friend, Jeffrey.That leaves Skye as OAP (oldest available Penderwick)�� terrifying notion for all, but for Skye especially. Things look good as they settle into their cozy cottage, with a rocky shore, enthusiastic seagulls, a just-right corner store, and a charming next-door neighbor.� But can Skye hold it together long enough to figure out Rosalind's directions about not letting Batty explode?� Will Jane's Love Survey come to a tragic conclusion after she meets the alluring Dominic? Is Batty��ontrary to all accepted wisdom��he only Penderwick capable of carrying a tune?� And will Jeffrey be able to keep peace between the girls . . . these girls who are his second, and most heartfelt, family?It's a rollicking ride as the Penderwicks continue their unforgettable adventures in a story filled with laughs and joyful tears!From the Hardcover edition.