Junie B., First Grader (At Last) ( Junie B., First Grader) (Reprint) (Paperback) by Barbara Park
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About the BookHurray, hurray for a brand-new school year! Only, for Junie B. Jones, things are not actually that pleasant. There's a whole new classroom, a whole new teacher, and a whole new bunch of strange children.
Book Synopsis"Hilarious. Barbara Park makes reading fun." --Dav Pilkey, author of Dog Man Barbara Park's #1 New York Times bestselling chapter book series, Junie B. Jones, has been keeping kids laughing--and reading--for more than twenty-five years. Over 65 million copies sold! Meet the World's Funniest First Grader--Junie B. Jones! Hurray, hurray for a brand-new school year! Being in first grade means having to get used to a whole new classroom. And a whole new teacher. And a whole new bunch of strange children. But here's the worst thing of all: When Junie B. tries to read words on the chalkboard, she can't seem to see what everyone else is seeing! Is it possible she might actually end up wearing glasses?
"Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set."
"Park convinces beginning readers that Junie B.--and reading--are lots of fun."
"Junie's swarms of young fans will continue to delight in her unique take on the world. . . . A hilarious, first-rate read-aloud."
"Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty."
Review QuotesFrom USA TODAY:
Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set. From Publisher' Weekly
Park convinces beginning readers that Junie B.--and reading--are lots of fun. From Kirkus Reviews
Junie's swarms of young fans will continue to delight in her unique take on the world....A hilarious, first-rate read- aloud. From Booklist
Park, one of the funniest writers around . . . brings her refreshing humor to the beginning chapter-book set. From Time magazine:
Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty. From School Library Journal
Readers will relate instantly to the trials and tribulations of this first grader....She is always endearing and wonderfully funny.
About The Author
BARBARA PARK (1947-2013) is beloved by millions as the author of the wildly popular Junie B. Jones series. She is also the author of award-winning middle-grade novels and picture books, including Skinnybones and Mick Harte Was Here. We are thankful for the laughter she's given us and to millions of children.