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Harriet the Spy

  Author(s) & Illustrator(s): Louise Fitzhugh

  Edition: Paperback -- Plot Summary and Book Review

Harriet the Spy (Paperback)    

  • "Harriet the Spy" is one of the best children's books in the genre of realistic fiction. Louise Fitzhugh creates a memorable character in Harriet, who likes to write down everything about everybody in her notebook, including her friends, her classmates and the people she observes on her spy route. Harriet Welsch has a lot to cope with. Her beloved nanny departs. Her classmates, including her best friends, turn against her after reading her notebook. Kids in 4th grade through 7th grade will enjoy the honest portrayal of this 11-year-old girl.
  • Reading Level: ages 9-12
  • Paperback, 320 pages
  • ISBN: 0440416795
  • Publisher: Yearling Books
  • Genre: Fiction - Realistic Fiction

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