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Funny girl : Funniest. Stories. Ever
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Contributors:
Bird, Betsy, editor.
Published:
New York, New York : Viking, 2017.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
xv, 205 pages : black and white illustrations ; 22 cm
Rating:
Ages 8-10.
Status:
Bellevue - Kids Fiction
JUV Fiction Funny
Hermitage - Kids Fiction
JUV Fiction Funny
Looby - Kids Fiction
JUV Fiction Funny
Description
Funny Girl is a collection of uproarious stories, rollicking comics, rib-tickling wit, and more, from 25 of today's funniest female writers for kids. What could be funnier than family? Read stories about Ursula Brown's grandmother driving her on a road trip to disaster, Lisa Brown's little brother getting a Tic-Tac stuck up his nose, and Carmen Agra Deedy's mom setting the bathtub on fire. What could be funnier than friends? Pretty much nothing, as Rita Williams-Garcia shows two besties hatching a bird-brained scheme to get on to a TV talk show, and Deborah Underwood introduces a dynamic dog-and-cat duo teaming up on a pet advice column. What could be funnier than YOU? Tell your future with Mad Libs, discover your Chinese Zodiac sign with Lenore Look, and learn the best tricks of the comedy trade from professional humorists like Adrianne Chalepah and Delaney Yeager. With clever contributions from award-winning and bestselling authors including Cece Bell, Sophie Blackall, Libba Bray, Shannon Hale, Lisa Graff, and Raina Telgemeier, this anthology of funny girls will make you laugh until you cry. Or cry until you laugh. Or maybe you won't cry at all. Either way, you'll definitely laugh. Funny Girl isn't just an anthology: it's a cause, a mission, a movement. Girls are funny. Now it's time for the world to know it.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780451477316 (hardback), 0451477316 (hardback), 9780147517838 (pbk.), 0147517834 (pbk.)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.5, 4 Points
Lexile measure:
660

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Junior Library Guild
Description
An anthology of humorous short stories, personal essays, comics, poems, and more, by twenty-five of the funniest women writing for kids today.
Target Audience
Ages 8-10.
Target Audience
Grades 3-5.
Awards
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Bird, B. (2017). Funny girl: Funniest. Stories. Ever. New York, New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bird, Betsy. 2017. Funny Girl: Funniest. Stories. Ever. New York, New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Bird, Betsy, Funny Girl: Funniest. Stories. Ever. New York, New York: Viking, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bird, Betsy. Funny Girl: Funniest. Stories. Ever. New York, New York: Viking, 2017. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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