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Original Essays | April 11, 2014

Paul Laudiero: IMG Shit Rough Draft

I was sitting in a British and Irish romantic drama class my last semester in college when the idea for Shit Rough Drafts hit me. I was working... Continue »
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What happens when teasing goes too far? This classic middle grade novel from Judy Blume addresses the timeless topic of bullying and has a fresh new look.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;and#8220;Blubber is a good name for her,and#8221; the note from Caroline said about Linda. Jill crumpled it up and left it on the corner of her school desk. She didnand#8217;t want to think about Linda or her dumb report on whales just then. Jill wanted to think about Halloween.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;But Robby grabbed the note and before Linda stopped talking it had gone halfway around the room. There was something about Linda that made a lot of kids in her fifth-grade class want to see how far they could goand#8230;but nobody, Jill least of all, expected the fun to end where it did.

About the Author

Judy Blume, one of Americaand#8217;s most popular authors, is the recipient of the 2004 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. She is the #1 andlt;iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/iandgt; bestselling author of beloved books for young people, including andlt;iandgt;Are You There God? Itand#8217;s Me, Margaretandlt;/iandgt;, and novels for adult readers, including andlt;iandgt;Wifeyandlt;/iandgt;,andlt;iandgt; Smart Womenandlt;/iandgt;, and andlt;iandgt;Summer Sistersandlt;/iandgt;. Her work has been translated into twenty-eight languages, and she receives thousands of letters a month from readers of all ages who share their feelings and concerns with her.

Product Details

Blume, Judy
Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Ohi, Debbie Ridpath
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
bestselling; controversial; iconic; classic; banned; groundbreaking; childhood classic; childhood favorite; growing up; teenager; coming of age; tough issues; tough subjects; Margaret A. Edwards Award; timeless; milestones; puberty; censored; whale; fat;
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Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
3-c cvr (no spfx, fluorescent; gloss uv
193.675 x 130.175 mm
Age Level:
from 8 up to 12

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Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Adolescence
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Bullying
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Friendship

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