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The view from the cherry tree

by Willo Davis Roberts

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Murder,
  • Mystery and detective stories

  • About the Edition

    Though Rob saw Mrs. Calloway fall to he death, he wants to believe that it was an accident. He wants to pretend he didn"t see the hands that pushed her out of the window. Then a flowerpot almost fall on him. And three bullets just miss him. And someone tries to poison his food. When Rob tries to tell his family that he thinks there has been a murder, they"re to busywith his sister"s wedding to care. Could Rob be the killer"s next victim?

    Edition Notes

    StatementWillo Davis Roberts
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.R54465 Vi 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination250 pages ;
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26462607M
    ISBN 101481439952, 1481439944
    ISBN 109781481439954, 9781481439947
    OCLC/WorldCa909369440

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The View From the Cherry Tree One From his perch in the cherry tree Rob Mallory could see into the houses on either side. It was the Mallorys’ tree, but it was closest to Mrs. Calloway’s house; right up against it, as a matter of fact, and one of the numerous causes of /5(40). Rob likes to hang out in his cherry tree, especially now that his family is obsessed with his sister's wedding.

He can get away and hide, but has a good view and can eavesdrop. One of the things he can see is the house of his nasty old neighbor, Mrs. Calloway.3/5. The View from the Cherry Tree is my favorite of her books, and one of The view from the cherry tree book all-time favorite mysteries.

I read it when it was first released–I remember there was a waiting list for it in our library system. The View From the Cherry Tree ; One From his perch in the cherry tree Rob Mallory could see into the houses on either side.

It was the Mallorys’ tree, but it was closest to Mrs. Calloway’s house; right up against it, as a matter of fact, and one of the numerous causes of problems with their neighbor/5(16).

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The View From the Cherry Tree by Willo Davis Roberts, Things have been difficult around Rob Mallory’s house since preparations for his sister’s wedding began, but things are about to get a whole lot worse.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The View From The Cherry Tree (Reissue) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. The book gives a realistic view of how frustrated a kid would get, in this situation.

The dialogue holds true, though Willo has to direct the voices of some two dozen characters - family in town for the wedding, all staying in the same house, hence the family having other things on its collective mind than listening to some kid tell murder stories.

Willo Davis Roberts wrote many mystery and suspense novels for children during her long and illustrious career, including The Girl with the Silver Eyes, The View from the Cherry Tree, Twisted Summer, Megan’s Island, Baby-Sitting Is a Dangerous Job, Hostage, Scared Stiff, The Kidnappers, and Caught.

Three of her children’s books won Edgar Awards, while others /5(4). Author Willo Davis Roberts was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan on Her first novel, Murder at Grand Bay, was published in The View from the Cherry Tree was originally meant to be an adult novel, but was then sold as a children's book; it was published in and started her career as a children's mystery writer/5.

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Calloway fall to he death, he wants to believe that it was an accident. He wants to pretend he didn't see the hands that pushed her out of the window.

Then a flowerpot almost fall. Get this from a library. The view from the cherry tree. [Willo Davis Roberts] -- Rob admits having seen a murder, but no one believes him--except the murderer.

This book is written as a murder/mystery for ages and is definetly not fit for this age group. It has no good theme or moral to it. In the beginning, p.4 it uses the words "son of a b***in cat" which leads to the name of the cat being called "S.O.B." throughout the entire book.3/5.

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