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Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances (Reprint) (Paperback) (Lenore Look)
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Here's the fourth book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for beginning and reluctant readers.Alvin, an Asian American second grader who's afraid of everything, is facing something truly scary: the idea that someone he loves might die. When Alvin's GungGung loses his best friend, Alvin (gulp) volunteers to go with him to the funeral.From Lenore Look and New York Times bestselling illustrator LeUyen Pham comes a drop-dead-funny and touching series with a truly unforgettable character.“Shares with Diary of a Wimpy Kid the humor that stems from trying to manipulate the world.” —Newsday“Alvin’s a winner.” —New York Post
Everyone's favorite neurotic second grader is back, in the most touching Alvin Ho book to date. In this fourth book in the Alvin Ho series, Alvin is facing something truly scary: the idea that someone he loves might die. When Alvin's GungGung loses his best friend, Alvin (gulp) volunteers to go with him to the funeral. Lenore Look and LeUyen Pham touch on a more serious subject in this Alvin book, but it's still filled with the same humor and wild antics fans have come to expect from the series.
Number of Pages: 197
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Family / Siblings, People + Places / United States / Asian American, Social Issues / Emotions + Feelings
Series Title: Alvin Ho
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Lenore Look
Street Date: September 11, 2012
Item Number (DPCI): 248-80-9083
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