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A Bad Case of Stripes - by David Shannon (Hardcover)

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Highlights

  • "What we have here is a bad case of stripes.
  • California Young Reader Medal (Primary) 2001 4th Winner, North Carolina Children's Book Award (Picture Book) 2002 1st Winner
  • 4-8 Years
  • 11.2" x 9.5" Hardcover
  • 32 Pages
  • Juvenile Fiction, Humorous Stories

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About the Book



An award-winning author/illustrator presents a humorous story about the importance of being yourself. On the first day of school, Camilla discovers that she is covered from head to toe in stripes, then polka dots, and any other pattern spoken aloud. With a little help, she learns the secret of accepting her true self, in spite of her peculiar ailment. Full color.



Book Synopsis



"What we have here is a bad case of stripes. One of the worst I've ever seen!"Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids in her school don't like them. And Camilla Cream is very, very worried about what other people think of her. In fact, she's so worried that she's about to break out in...a bad case of stripes!



From the Back Cover



Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids in her school don't like them. And Camilla Cream is very, very worried about what other people think of her. In fact, she is so worried that she's about to break out in ... A BAD CASE OF STRIPES!



Review Quotes




IRA Children's ChoicePennsylvania Young Readers' Choice Award* "Shannon's story is a good poke in the eye of conformity--imaginative, vibrant, and at times good and spooky--and his emphatic, vivid artwork keeps perfect pace with the tale." -- Kirkus Reviews, (starred review)"Shannon's over-the-top art is sensational, an ingenious combination of the concrete and the fantastic..." -- Booklist



About the Author



David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than 40 picture books, including No, David!, a Caldecott Honor Book, and his second New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and four more David picture books. Shannon's bestsellers include A Bad Case of Stripes, Duck on a Bike, and Too Many Toys. He lives in Southern California with his family and Roy, their West Highland white terrier.
Dimensions (Overall): 11.2 Inches (H) x 9.5 Inches (W) x .5 Inches (D)
Weight: 1.0 Pounds
Suggested Age: 4-8 Years
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Humorous Stories
Publisher: Blue Sky Press (AZ)
Format: Hardcover
Author: David Shannon
Language: English
Street Date: March 1, 1998
TCIN: 11994680
UPC: 9780590929974
Item Number (DPCI): 248-32-0532
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Shipping details

Estimated ship dimensions: 0.5 inches length x 9.5 inches width x 11.2 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1 pounds
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5.0 out of 5 stars with 3 reviews
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A bad case of the stripes

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Dee - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
Great book. Arrived on time and in good condition.
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