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Funny girl : funniest. stories. ever. / edited by Betsy Bird.

Bird, Betsy, (editor.). Bell, Cece, (author.). Blackall, Sophie, (author.). Bray, Libba, (author.). Brown, Lisa, (author.). Chalepah, Adrianne, 1985- (author.). DeCamp, Alison, (author.). Deedy, Carmen Agra, (author.). DiPucchio, Kelly, (author.). Garcia, Michelle, 1984- (author.). Graff, Lisa, (author.). Hale, Shannon, (author.). Harper, Charise Mericle, (author.). Holm, Jennifer L., (author.). Holm, Matthew, (author.). Hughes, Akilah, 1989- (author.). Ignatow, Amy, (author.). Inzer, Christine Mari, 1997- (Added Author). Look, Lenore, (author.). McCarthy, Meghan, (author.). Underwood, Deborah, (author.). Vernon, Ursula, (author.). Williams-Garcia, Rita, (author.). Yeager, Delaney, 1990- (author.). Yeager, Mackenzie, 1987- (author.).

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  • 22 of 33 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jF BIR (Text) 37521530851023 AMPL Juvenile New Fiction Shelf Checked out 11/26/2017
Attica PL - Attica JF BIRD, BETSY (Text) 74231000116673 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton J BIR (Text) 36806010296034 JUNIORS Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J FUN (Text) 33187004237141 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J FUNNY (Text) 32826014085229 J New Books Checked out 11/01/2017
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J FUN (Text) 36626103826285 JUV Fiction Books Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg JUV FIC FUN (Text) 39970000606649 JF Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV FIC FUNNY (Text) 37500004316697 Kids Fiction Checked out 12/05/2017
Jay Co PL - Portland JF BIRD (Text) 76383000450450 Junior Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV FICTION FUNN (Text) 39391006848053 Juvenile Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780451477316
  • ISBN: 0451477316
  • Physical Description: xv, 205 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: First published in the United States of America by Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2017.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction / Betsy Bird -- How to tell a joke / Delaney Yeager and Mackenzie Yeager -- In which young Raina learns a lesson / Raina Telgemeier -- Dear grandpa: give me money / Alison DeCamp -- Grandma in oil country: a true story / Ursula Vernon -- One hot mess / Carmen Agra Deedy -- Fleamail / Deborah Underwood -- A most serious recitation of the poem "Trees" / Cece Bell -- Things could be verse / Kelly DiPucchio -- Swimming is for other kids / Akilah Hughes -- Dear Bella and Rover / Deborah Underwood -- Thumb incident / Meghan McCarthy -- Desdemona and sparks go all in / Rita WIlliams-Garcia and Michelle Garcia -- 7 things I thought were (think are) funny but were really kind of sad, and that all happened to my little brother / Lisa Brown -- Babysitting nightmare / Shannon Hale -- Dear Bella and Rover (again) / Deborah Underwood -- Can we talk about whiskers? / Jennifer L. Holm -- Brown girl pop quiz: all of the above / Mitali Perkins -- Over and out / Lisa Graff -- Doodle / Amy Ignatow -- Fleamail pawed-cast / Deborah Underwood -- How to play imaginary games / Leila Sales -- Great Expectations / Christine Mari Inzer -- A public service announcement about your period from Sarah T. Wrigley, Age 12 3/4 / Libba Bray -- Smart girl's guide to the Chinese zodiac / Lenore Look -- Bad luck dress / Charise Mericle Harper -- World's most awkward mermaid / Sophie Blackall -- Tell your future with Mad Libs® -- My life being funny (and how you can do it, too) / Adrianne Chalepah.
Summary, etc.: From a pet advice column, to a babysitting horror story, to a series of letters demanding that Grandpa hand over $1,000 in small, unmarked bills, this anthology of humorous short stories, personal essays, comics, poems and more, written by 25 of the funniest, most talented women writing for kids today, offers a smorgasbord of silliness that will have middle-grade readers rolling with laughter.
Target Audience Note: 660 Lexile.
Age 9-11
Grade 4-6
Subject: Humorous stories.
Wit and humor > Women authors > Juvenile fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / Girls & Women.
Genre: Short stories.

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