Buying Options

Digital List Price: $6.99
Kindle Price: $6.26

Save $2.69 (30%)

These promotions will be applied to this item:

Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. For details, please see the Terms & Conditions associated with these promotions.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

You've subscribed to ! We will preorder your items within 24 hours of when they become available. When new books are released, we'll charge your default payment method for the lowest price available during the pre-order period.
Update your device or payment method, cancel individual pre-orders or your subscription at
Your Memberships & Subscriptions

Buy for others

Give as a gift or purchase for a team or group.
Learn more

Buying and sending eBooks to others

Select quantity
Buy and send eBooks
Recipients can read on any device

Additional gift options are available when buying one eBook at a time.  Learn more

These ebooks can only be redeemed by recipients in the US. Redemption links and eBooks cannot be resold.

Quantity: 
This item has a maximum order quantity limit.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Share <Embed>

Download the free Kindle app and start reading Kindle books instantly on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Learn more

Read instantly on your browser with Kindle Cloud Reader.

Using your mobile phone camera - scan the code below and download the Kindle app.

QR code to download the Kindle App

Enter your mobile phone or email address

Processing your request...

By pressing "Send link," you agree to Amazon's Conditions of Use.

You consent to receive an automated text message from or on behalf of Amazon about the Kindle App at your mobile number above. Consent is not a condition of any purchase. Message & data rates may apply.

Loading your book clubs
There was a problem loading your book clubs. Please try again.
Not in a club? Learn more
Amazon book clubs early access

Join or create book clubs

Choose books together

Track your books
Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free.
Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by [Dusti Bowling]
Audible Sample
Playing...
Loading...
Paused

Follow the Author

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.


Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus Kindle Edition

4.8 out of 5 stars 2,013 ratings
Teachers' pick for K-8th grade

Price
New from Used from
Kindle
$6.26

Always the perfect gift
Next 2 for you in this series See full series
Total Price: $11.00
By clicking on the above button, you agree to Amazon's Kindle Store Terms of Use

Create your FREE Amazon Business account to save up to 10% with Business-only prices and free shipping. Register today

Editorial Reviews

About the Author

DUSTI BOWLING is the award-winning, bestselling author of Insignificant Events in the Life of a CactusMomentous Events in the Life of a Cactus24 Hours in NowhereThe Canyon's Edge, and the forthcoming Across the Desert and Aven Green chapter book series.
 
Dusti's books have won the Reading the West Award, the Sakura Medal, a Golden Kite Honor, the Silver Nautilus Award, and have been nominated for a Cybil and over twenty-five state awards. Her books are Junior Library Guild Selections and have been named best books of the year by the Chicago Public Library, Kirkus, Bank Street College of Education, A Mighty Girl, Shelf Awareness, and many more.
 
Dusti currently lives in New River, Arizona with her husband, three daughters, a dozen tarantulas, a gopher snake named Burrito, a king snake name Death Noodle, and a cockatiel named Gandalf the Grey.

Review

Charming and memorable. An excellent choice for middle grade collections and classrooms.-- "School Library Journal Starred Review" --This text refers to the audioCD edition.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B0759W1K1Y
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Sterling Children's Books (September 5, 2017)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ September 5, 2017
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 2165 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 200 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.8 out of 5 stars 2,013 ratings

About the author

Follow authors to get new release updates, plus improved recommendations.
Brief content visible, double tap to read full content.
Full content visible, double tap to read brief content.

DUSTI BOWLING is the award-winning, bestselling author of Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus, Momentous Events in the Life of a Cactus, 24 Hours in Nowhere, The Canyon's Edge, and the forthcoming Across the Desert and Aven Green chapter book series.

Dusti's books have won the Reading the West Award, the Sakura Medal, a Golden Kite Honor, the William Allen White Children's Book Award, and have been nominated for over thirty state awards. Her books are Junior Library Guild Selections and have been named best books of the year by the Chicago Public Library, Kirkus, Bank Street College of Education, A Mighty Girl, Shelf Awareness, and many more.

Dusti currently lives in New River, Arizona with her husband, three daughters, a dozen tarantulas, a gopher snake named Burrito, a king snake name Death Noodle, and a cockatiel named Gandalf the Grey.

Follow her on Twitter at @DustiBowling.

Customer reviews

4.8 out of 5 stars
4.8 out of 5
2,013 global ratings

Top reviews from the United States

Reviewed in the United States on August 15, 2019
Verified Purchase
126 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on September 15, 2017
Verified Purchase
21 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on May 15, 2018
Verified Purchase
18 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on September 29, 2017
Verified Purchase
12 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on December 25, 2019
Verified Purchase
6 people found this helpful
Report abuse

Top reviews from other countries

M Baldwin
5.0 out of 5 stars Awesome book
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 6, 2019
Verified Purchase
Kate Bell
4.0 out of 5 stars A unique pretext, very well done
Reviewed in Spain on May 29, 2019
Verified Purchase
heather zimmerman
5.0 out of 5 stars awesome book good price hard to find
Reviewed in Canada on December 15, 2020
Verified Purchase
AJones
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Book for 10-13 Years Old
Reviewed in Canada on May 5, 2020
Verified Purchase
Jennifer McMillan
5.0 out of 5 stars Great book
Reviewed in Canada on May 10, 2020
Verified Purchase