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Kate the great: except when she's not

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Kate the great volume 1.
Crown Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
First edition.
Fans of Wimpy Kid and Dork Diaries will love this illustrated series by the New York Times bestselling author of All I Need to Know I Learned from My Cat . Meet Kate Geller, a sassy flute-playing artist, who comes up with an original way to redefine friendship. Kate's older sister is way too perfect. Her younger sister is way too cute. And her mom wants her to be pals with her frenemy, Nora. Her art teacher, Mrs. Petty, is way too uncreative, and how can Kate pay attention at Junior Guides when her pod leader has a sweat stain the size of the town beach? Now she has to get through her Christopher Columbus role during Discovery Day and her "Colonial Buddies" report, but little does she know how much "help" she'll be getting from Eleanor Roosevelt and Albert Einstein. This humorous debut novel features more than 350 illustrations. Praise for Kate the Great : "She's funny. Quirky. Original. Kate's the greatest." - Lincoln Peirce , author of Big Nate "May Kate continue to be this great." - The Horn Book "Becker's first illustrated novel falls neatly in line with many others of its ilk, series such as Big Nate and Diary of a Wimpy Kid ..." - Booklist "Becker does an excellent job of channeling the behind-adults'-backs humor and friendship frustrations of the middle-school crowd..." - Publishers Weekly "Debut novelist Becker employs doodles, cartoons, and comic strips reminiscent of Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Lincoln Peirce's Big Nate ." - School Library Journal
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Grouping Title kate the great except when shes not
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-16 23:31:38PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-17 01:43:53AM

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series Kate the great
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subject_facet Families -- Juvenile fiction, Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Kate the great : except when she's not
title_full Kate the great : except when she's not / Suzy Becker
title_short Kate the great :
title_sub except when she's not
topic_facet Families, Friendship, Schools