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Don't be my valentine

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HarperCollins Publishers,
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Newly illustrated ed.
"Don't bug me, Amy Lou!" Amy Lou is always trying to help Sam, and it bothers him. So when it's time for valentines, Sam makes a mean one for her. But the valentine is delivered to Sam's teacher instead of Amy Lou. How did that happen? Its a Valentines Day mystery! Sam is tired of Amy Lou bugging him all the time so he sends her an especially mean valentine. But when the valentines are delivered, Amy Lou gets a nice one from Sam and its their teacher who receives the mean valentine. How did that happen? Joan Lexaus funny story and Syd Hoffs heartwarming illustrations, available for the first time in full-color, are sure to have beginning readers laughing as they try to figure out who pulled the valentine switch. School Library Journal said about DONT BE MY VALENTINE A funny, realistic school story, this will also be a holiday hit.
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Grouped Work ID 1bd16b4c-68f2-4308-cd60-eff282c53967
Full title don t be my valentine
Author lexau joan m
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-18 23:23:59PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-27 01:18:19AM

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series I Can Read Book An
subject_facet Friendship -- Fiction, Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction, Valentine's Day -- Juvenile fiction, Valentine's Day. -- Fiction
title_display Don't be my valentine
title_full Don't be my valentine / by Joan M. Lexau ; pictures by Syd Hoff, Don't be my valentine / story by Joan M. Lexau ; pictures by Syd Hoff
title_short Don't be my valentine
topic_facet Fiction, Friendship, Schools, Valentine's Day