The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales

The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales
Author: Jon Scieszka
Release: 1992
Editor: Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 56
ISBN: UOM:49015001383174
Language: en
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Madcap revisions of familiar fairy tales.

The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales

The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales
Author: Jon Scieszka
Release: 2004-05
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 48
ISBN: 0756776996
Language: en
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The stories in this book are almost Fairy Tales. But not quite. They are Fairly Stupid Tales. What else would you call a story like ģGoldilocks and the Three Elephantsē? In this hilarious retelling of familiar tales, Jon Scieszka also includes the story of Chicken Licken,ē ģThe Really Ugly Duckling,ē ģThe Tortoise and the Hair,ē ģCinderumpelstiltskin,ē ģLittle Red Running Shorts,ē ģJackđs Bean Problem,ē and many more! Each story is accompanied by funny color illustrations by Lane Smith. The book warns that ģAnyone caught telling these fairly stupid tales will be visited, in person, by the Stinky Cheese Man.ē

Science Verse

Science Verse
Author: Jon Scieszka
Release: 2007
Editor: Viking Juvenile
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0670062693
Language: en
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When the teacher tells his class that they can hear the poetry of science in everything, a student is struck with a curse and begins hearing nothing but science verses that sound very much like some well-known poems.

High Five

High Five
Author: Adam Rubin
Release: 2019-04-16
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780525553502
Language: en
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A #1 New York Times bestseller from the creators of the beloved Dragons Love Tacos comes a rollicking, rhyme-tastic, interactive high five competition--starring YOU! Discover the lost art of the high five and improve your slapping skills just in time for the annual high five contest! From hand-limbering stretches to lessons on five-ing with finesse, readers are guided through a series of interactive challenges, each goofier than the next. Acclaimed creative duo Adam Rubin and Daniel Salmieri have dreamed up another one-of-a-kind, laugh-out-loud book that kids will beg to read again and again.

The Island at the End of Everything

The Island at the End of Everything
Author: Kiran Millwood Hargrave
Release: 2018-04-10
Editor: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9780553535341
Language: en
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A poignant story filled with heart-warming courage as a young girl takes on a harrowing journey to be reunited with her mother. Ami lives on Culion, an island in the Philippines for people who have leprosy. Her mother is among the infected. Ami loves her home: with its blue seas and lush forests, Culion contains all she knows and loves. But the arrival of malicious government official Mr. Zamora changes her world forever. Islanders untouched by sickness are forced to leave for a neighboring island, where the children are placed in an orphanage. Banished across the sea, Ami is desperate to return to Culion before her mother's death. She finds a strange and fragile hope in a colony of butterflies. Can they lead her home before it's too late? Heartrending yet hopeful, celebrated newcomer Kiran Hargrave's novel is a story about loss, perseverence, and faith. A KIRKUS REVIEWS BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

The 20th Century Children s Book Treasury

The 20th Century Children s Book Treasury
Author: Janet Schulman
Release: 1998
Editor: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 308
ISBN: 9780679886471
Language: en
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A collection of picture book stories by such authors as Ludwig Bemelmans, Ezra Jack Keats, and Maurice Sendak.

Battle Bunny

Battle Bunny
Author: Jon Scieszka,Mac Barnett,Matt Myers
Release: 2013-10-22
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781442446731
Language: en
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Alex, whose birthday it is, hijacks a story about Birthday Bunny on his special day and turns it into a battle between a supervillain and his enemies in the forest--who, in the original story, are simply planning a surprise party.

The Frog Prince Continued

The Frog Prince  Continued
Author: Jon Scieszka
Release: 1994
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 28
ISBN: 1591124905
Language: en
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After the frog turns into a prince, he and the Princess do not live happily ever after and the Prince decides to look for a witch to help him remedy the situation.

Blackflies

Blackflies
Author: Robert Munsch
Release: 2021-03-02
Editor: Scholastic Canada
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781443157919
Language: en
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Springtime is wonderful -- except for the gazillion blackflies and mosquitoes. But Helen has a plan . . .

Baloney Henry P

Baloney  Henry P
Author: Jon Scieszka
Release: 2005-09-01
Editor: Perfection Learning
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0756954940
Language: en
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A transmission received from outer space in a combination of different Earth languages tells of an alien schoolboy's fantastic excuse for being late to school again.

Seen Art

Seen Art
Author: Jon Scieszka
Release: 2005
Editor: Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 48
ISBN: UOM:39015079356815
Language: en
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While trying to find his friend Art, a young boy accidentally stumbles upon the Modern Museum of Art in Manhattan and, thinking his friend is inside, gets a tour of some of the most wonderful modern art the world has to offer, in a lively art introduction with full-color illustrations.

Swamp Water

Swamp Water
Author: Robert N. Munsch
Release: 2021-04-06
Editor: Scholastic Canada
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781443128377
Language: en
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Victoria's grandma takes her out for a special, fancy birthday lunch. But how special can a restaurant be if it doesn't serve hamburgers or tacos or PB & J? Victoria is about to find out!

Kat s Mystery Gift

Kat s Mystery Gift
Author: Jon Scieszka,David Shannon,Loren Long
Release: 2009-10-06
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 24
ISBN: 9781416941439
Language: en
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The trucks speculate about what could be inside a beautifully wrapped gift box.

AstroNuts Mission One The Plant Planet

AstroNuts Mission One  The Plant Planet
Author: Jon Scieszka
Release: 2019-09-10
Editor: Chronicle Books
Pages: 220
ISBN: 9781452173030
Language: en
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This laugh-out-loud, visually groundbreaking read launches a major new series by children's literature legend Jon Scieszka. Featuring full-color illustrations throughout, a spectacular gatefold, plus how-to-draw pages in the back, it's an outer space adventure that demonstrates a giant leap for bookmaking and a giant leap for any kid looking for their next go-to series. AstroWolf, LaserShark, SmartHawk, and StinkBug are animals that have been hybridized to find other planets for humans to live on once we've ruined Earth. So off they rocket to the Plant Planet! Will that planet support human life? Or do Plant Planet's inhabitants have a more sinister plan? AstroNuts Mission One is a can't-put-it-down page-turner for reluctant readers and fans ready to blast past Wimpy Kid.

Snow Trucking

Snow Trucking
Author: Jon Scieszka,David Gordon,Loren Long
Release: 2008-09-30
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 24
ISBN: 9781416941408
Language: en
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On a snow day, all the trucks go out to play.

Knucklehead

Knucklehead
Author: Jon Scieszka
Release: 2009-07-10
Editor: Paw Prints
Pages: 106
ISBN: 1442028319
Language: en
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Babysitting mishaps, lazy summer days by the lake, and silly childhood pranks are remembered in this amusing memoir of the life of an adventurous young boy growing up in a family with six brothers. Simultaneous.

AstroNuts Mission Two The Water Planet

AstroNuts Mission Two  The Water Planet
Author: Jon Scieszka
Release: 2020-08-25
Editor: Chronicle Books
Pages: 228
ISBN: 9781797208985
Language: en
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AstroNuts Mission Two: The Water Planet is the second book in the laugh-out-loud series by children's literature legend Jon Scieszka. The book follows a new mission, where AstroWolf, LaserShark, SmartHawk, and StinkBug must find a planet fit for human life after we've finally made Earth unlivable. After they splash-land on the Water Planet, they find power-hungry clams, a rebellious underwater force, and a world full of too-good-to-be-true. Can this aquatic world really be humans' new home? And why are these clams so eager to swap planets? • A can't-put-it-down page-turner for reluctant readers • Complete with how-to-draw pages in the back AstroNuts Mission Two is full of laugh-out loud humor with a thoughtful commentary on the reality of climate change at the core of the story. Eager and reluctant readers alike ages 8 to 12 years old will be over the moon about this visually groundbreaking read. • Creatively illustrated, full-color action-packed space saga • Perfect for fans of Dog Man, Big Nate, Wimpy Kid, and Captain Underpants • Great for parents, grandparents, teachers, librarians, and educators who are looking to introduce STEM and environmental topics to children • You'll love this book if you love books like The Bad Guys in Superbad by Aaron Blabey, The 104-Story Treehouse: Dental Dramas & Jokes Galore! by Andy Griffiths, and The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales by Jon Scieszka.

Garage Tales

Garage Tales
Author: Jon Scieszka,David Shannon,David Gordon
Release: 2010-09-14
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9781442411968
Language: en
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Presents a collection of three stories from Trucktown, previously published separately.

A Handful of Beans

A Handful of Beans
Author: Jeanne Steig
Release: 2016-02-02
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781481440585
Language: en
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From the beloved children’s book duo, Jeanne and William Steig, comes six classic fairy tales retold with a refreshing twist that will keep you laughing from beginning to end! “Is it Crumple or Blister, or Guggle or Nank? Williwaw, Flimflam, or Hiccup or Clank?” Says the Queen to Rumplestiltskin, of course! In this delightfully odd and sublime collection of six classic fairy tales, Jeanne and William Steig put a quirky twist on “Rumplestiltskin,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Hansel and Gretel,” “Little Red Riding Hood,” “The Frog Prince,” and “Jack and the Beanstalk.” Retold in illustrated verse, A Handful of Beans is a wry and highly amusing take on the tales you thought you knew.

Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith

Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith
Author: Penguin Young Readers Group
Release: 2010-06
Editor: Penguin Young Readers Group
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0698131096
Language: en
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