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Penelope perfect : a tale of perfectionism gone wild / Shannon Anderson ; illustrated by Katie Kath.

Anderson, Shannon, 1972- (author.). Kath, Katie, (illustrator.).
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  • 15 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch EF AND (Text) 34207002119262 Juv Fiction Easy Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City J And (Text) 76893000259483 Juvenile Fiction K-2 Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton C AND (Text) 36806010264016 CHILDREN FICTION Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville JE ANDERSON (Text) 39230031771288 Children Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JCE 155.4 AND (Text) 36626103691382 JUV Childhood Experiences Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [IYRC] ISLI 813 A549p (Text) 00000106896996 Young Reader's Collection Available -
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Jackson Co PL - Discovery Bus JUV PICT ANDERSON (Text) 37500004157208 Kids Picture Books Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV PICT ANDERSON (Text) 37500004157216 Kids Picture Books Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID PIC AND (Text) 37516002015322 Kid Picture Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781631980190 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9781631980473 (softcover)
  • Physical Description: iv, 44 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Free Spirit Publishing, [2015]

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Summary, etc.:
""I'd never been late for anything. I just knew this would be a bad day." When Penelope oversleeps, her daily routine gets thrown for a loop. From wearing mismatched socks to receiving her first-ever "B," will "Penelope Perfect" survive this imperfect day? This encouraging story told in cheerful rhyme will speak to kids who deal with perfectionism or other forms of anxiety. The book concludes with tips and information to help parents, teachers, counselors, and other adults foster dialogue with children about overcoming perfectionism and coping when things don't go according to plan"-- Provided by publisher.
"A young girl who always tries to be perfect learns to just be herself. This rhyming picture book speaks to kids who live with perfectionism and other forms of anxiety. Includes tips and information to help parents, teachers, counselors, and other adults talk to children about overcoming perfectionism"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5-9.
AD 600 Lexile.
Subject: Perfectionism (Personality trait) > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance.

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