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Night Before First Grade (05 Edition)

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The Night Before My Birthday captures all the excitement and anticipation that every child experiences in the lead-up to their special day. The decorations are up, the table is set, and the food is ready - but what happens when there is an ice cream emergency? Once again Natasha Wing has written a story that is sure to appeal to every child getting ready for a birthday. The book is told by and seen through the eyes of the birthday child, so it is gender neutral and a fun gift for any birthday girl or boy.

Synopsis:

The Night Before My Birthday captures all the excitement and anticipation that every child experiences in the lead-up to their special day. The decorations are up, the table is set, and the cake is ready - but what happens when there is an ice cream emergency? Once again Natasha Wing has written a story that is sure to appeal to every child getting ready for a birthday. The gift set contains a copy of the book, a banner, a birthday crown, a cake decoration, and stickers - all for only $16.99.

Synopsis:

It's the night before the Big Day—first grade. Penny is excited to startthe year with her best friend right beside her in the same classroom. This humorous take on Clement C. Moore's classic tale has a perfect twist ending that will surprise readers—as well as the “heroine” of the story—and help all about-to-be first-graders through their own backto- school jitters.

About the Author

Natasha Wing was born in Milford, Connecticut in 1960. At the age of 20 she moved to Arizona where she finished college at Arizona State University in 1982 with a B.S. in Advertising. In 1988 she married Daniel Wing and moved to Northern California where she worked in advertising for a number of years.

It wasn't until 1991 that she decided to write children's books. Luckily she sold her first book, Hippity Hop, Frog on Top, within 6 months and has been writing children's books and articles ever since. Her second book, Jalapeno Bagels, came out in June 1996 with Atheneum Books. The Night Before Easter, was published with Putnam All Aboard Books. She has also been published in Humpty Dumpty's Magazine, Girls' Life, and Hopscotch for Girls, and has two recipes in Writers in the Kitchen.

Birthday: February 7th Pets: Siberian husky, Sabaka, and cat, Jemima Professional: Member of Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Favorite Children's Books: Polar Express, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Cat in the Hat, The Golden Compass Favorite Season: Fall Favorite Tree: Maple Favorite Color: Cranberry red Favorite Cookie: Oatmeal Raisin with Vanilla Chips Reason for writing The Night Before Easter: "I wrote The Night Before Easter for parents to read at bedtime so children could go to sleep with sweet dreams of jelly beans dancing in their heads."

 

Product Details

ISBN:
9780448437477
Author:
Zemke, Deborah
Publisher:
Grosset & Dunlap
Illustrator:
Zemke, Deborah
Author:
Wummer, Amy
Author:
Zemke, Deborah
Author:
Various
Subject:
Friendship
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Social Situations - Friendship
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
School & Education
Subject:
Social Situations - New Experience
Subject:
Social Issues - New Experience
Subject:
Stories in rhyme
Subject:
Children s humor
Edition Description:
B-8X8
Series:
The Night Before
Publication Date:
20050731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8 x 8 in 1 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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Product details 32 pages Grosset & Dunlap - English 9780448437477 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
The Night Before My Birthday captures all the excitement and anticipation that every child experiences in the lead-up to their special day. The decorations are up, the table is set, and the cake is ready - but what happens when there is an ice cream emergency? Once again Natasha Wing has written a story that is sure to appeal to every child getting ready for a birthday. The gift set contains a copy of the book, a banner, a birthday crown, a cake decoration, and stickers - all for only $16.99.

"Synopsis" by ,

It's the night before the Big Day—first grade. Penny is excited to startthe year with her best friend right beside her in the same classroom. This humorous take on Clement C. Moore's classic tale has a perfect twist ending that will surprise readers—as well as the “heroine” of the story—and help all about-to-be first-graders through their own backto- school jitters.

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