Sharon Creech is the bestselling author of many fine, fine books for kids and teens, including the Newbery Medal-winning Walk Two Moons, and a Newbery Honor Book, The Wanderer. Wonderfully clever touches by the illustrator, award-winning New Yorker cartoonist and cover artist Harry Bliss, include signs in the cafeteria ("Why not study while you chew?") and the priceless expressions on students' and teachers' faces as Principal Keene announces yet another plan to increase school daze. Wonderful! (Ages 6 to 10) --Emilie Coulter --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
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Very fun book! Captures kids attention and never let's go! Great for reading aloud!Published 1 month ago by Lisa Gentry
Very funny book to use for the first day of school, especially if you have a new principal.Published 4 months ago by karen odonohue
The students love it! Definitely helps support the idea of perspectives and points of view in a story while engaging the students to form and defend their own opinion!Published 5 months ago by V. Montoya
read this in both of my children's classes at the end of the school year and they loved it! highly recommendPublished 6 months ago by James Rauch
This is a fine, fine book that gently reminds us that while school is important, we need to live a balanced life that includes time for personal pursuits. Read morePublished 10 months ago by My Two Cents
I read this to my summer campers (6-8 year olds) every year, and it's their favorite story. The pictures are wonderful & really funny, and the story is so sweet. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Chris
Great book for my Kindergartener! Colorful illustrations and solid message in the story. The main character challenges the principal in an appropriate and well thought out way.Published 13 months ago by B. Cater
I have this part of my classroom library. My fifth grade students, well some of them, have picked this up and read it. A fun read.Published 16 months ago by Christopher Pelletier