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Get Ready for Second Grade, Amber Brown (Puffin Easy-To-Read: Level 2)

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Amber Brown is excited to be starting second grade-and a little nervous. She's worried that the new teacher might not be as nice as she hopes. Plus, Hannah Burton is going to be in her class, and Amber knows Hannah can be mean. But on the way to school with her best friend Justin, Amber makes a decision. She is going to be ready for whatever happens. And second grade had better be ready for Amber Brown!

Synopsis:

Amber Brown is excited to be starting second grade--and a little nervous, too. But Amber Brown decides she's ready for whatever happens, and second grade had better be ready for Amber Brown!

About the Author

Born in Washington, D.C., and raised in New York, Paula Danziger knew since second grade that she wanted to be a writer. Beginning her career as a teacher, Danziger taught at the junior high, high school, college levels. She received her Masters Degree in reading and during that time she wrote her first bestselling novel, The Cat Ate My Gymsuit. She returned to teaching, but the success of her book encouraged her to become a full-time writer. It was non-stop for Danziger since then. Among her titles are: the enormously popular Amber Brown books as well as Remember Me To Harold Square, The Divorce Express, and Can You Sue Your Parents For Malpractice?

Danziger received numerous honors, including: Parent's Choice Awards, International Reading Association - Children's Book Council Awards, a IRA-CBC Children's Choice Award and many nominations for state reading and library association awards.

Known as a flamboyantly funny and deeply honest writer and speaker, Paula Danziger knew how to relate to young readers at their level. She was vital, funny, and compassionate. She knew how kids felt, what made them laugh, what they wore, collected, read, and played with. From collecting novelty toys that would make any teacher cringe, to wearing jangly earrings, funky glasses and shoes covered with beads and sequins, Paula Danziger had a direct line into kids' hearts and funnybones. She will be missed always.

In Paula's memory, The Amber Brown Fund has been established to bring authors and illustrators to schools and libraries which otherwise could not afford them. Donations may be sent to The Amber Brown Fund/ SCBWI Museum of Children’s Books, 8271 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048.

Tony Ross lives in London, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780142500811
performance Read:
Ross, Tony
ill.:
Ross, Tony,
Illustrator:
Ross, Tony
Author:
Danziger, Paula
Author:
Ross, Tony
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers
Location:
Pine Plains, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
School & Education
Subject:
Audiotapes
Subject:
First day of school
Subject:
Second grade (Education)
Subject:
Children's audiobooks.
Subject:
Brown, Amber
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
A Is for Amber
Series Volume:
6Level 2
Publication Date:
20030728
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
RL 2.
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9.04x6.08x.14 in. .25 lbs.
Media Run Time:
002837
Age Level:
04-08

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