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An award-winning author/illustrator presents a humorous story about the importance of being yourself. On the first day of school, Camilla discovers that she is covered from head to toe in stripes, then polka dots, and any other pattern spoken aloud. With a little help, she learns the secret of accepting her true self, in spite of her peculiar ailment. Full color.

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A humorous, vibrantly illustrated tale about a girl who is an extreme conformist and suffers some bizarre consequences.

Synopsis:

It's the first day of school, and Camilla discovers that she is covered from head to toe in stripes, then polka-dots, and any other pattern spoken aloud! With a little help, she learns the secret of accepting her true self, in spite of her peculiar ailment.

About the Author

David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than thirty picture books, including NO, DAVID!, a Caldecott Honor Book and his second NEW YORK TIMES Best Illustrated Book of the Year. In addition to three more David picture books, Shannons bestsellers include TOO MANY TOYS; HOW GEORGIE RADBOURN SAVED BASEBALL (newly released in 2012); A BAD CASE OF STRIPES; DUCK ON A BIKE; ALICE THE FAIRY; and GOOD BOY, FERGUS! A native of Spokane, Washington, he is an avid fisherman. He and his family live in California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780590929974
Author:
Shannon, David
Author:
Shannon, David
Publisher:
Blue Sky Press (AZ)
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Friendship
Subject:
Social Situations - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Individuality
Subject:
Behavior
Subject:
Runaways
Subject:
Individuality -- Fiction.
Subject:
Popularity.
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Social Issues - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Subject:
Children s humor
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
no. 286
Publication Date:
19980331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11 x 9 in
Age Level:
05-09

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A humorous, vibrantly illustrated tale about a girl who is an extreme conformist and suffers some bizarre consequences.
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