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Ages: 9-12

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    "The two men appeared out of nowhere, a few yards apart in the narrow, moonlit lane."
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    "Come in, please."
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    "No spell yet devised enables wizards to fly unaided in human form."
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    "The air was filled with so much smoke, you could barely see the sky."
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    "Wade Kaplan squinted toward the end of the long hallway."
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    "Sophia awoke to the sound of a woman singing."
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    "Down in the valley there were three farms."
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