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Meet Amelia Louise McBride, age twelve. Sheand#8217;s been forced to move out of Manhattan after her parentsand#8217; divorce, and is now living in a small town with her mom and her aunt Tanner. She has to deal with being the new kid in school, finding the right friends, getting sent to the principaland#8217;s office (many times)and#8212;not to mention getting her first kiss. But with the help of G.A.S.P. (Gathering of Awesome Super Pals) members Reggie, Rhonda, and Pajamaman, Amelia knows everythingand#8217;s going to be okay. Except, of course, when it isnand#8217;t. Jimmy Gownleyand#8217;s graphic-novel series has been nominated for multiple Eisner and Harvey Awards, and is already a hit with kids and librarians alike. Now, ginee seo books/Atheneum Books for Young Readers is proud to present new editions of the first two books in this acclaimed series. Called and#8220;a character to rival Ramonaand#8221; by School Library Journal, Amelia is funny, generous, and realand#8212;and reading her is an addictive pleasure that will hook middle-grade readers from the first panel to the last.

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Collecting issues #6-10, Amelia lives life, suffers loss, and kisses a ninja. always entertaining, this 3 time Eisner and 2 time Harvey nominee is guaranteed to keep you laughing and get your kids/nieces/nephews/etc. hooked on comics With smart writing and beautiful illustration, Amelia Rules has been called Pixar of comic books.

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Collecting issues #6-10, this volume follows Amelia as she lives life, suffers loss, and kisses a ninja. With smart writing and beautiful illustrations, the Amelia Rules! series by a three-time Eisner Award nominee is sure to get kids hooked on comics and keep them laughing.

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Meet Amelia Louise McBride.

She's nine years old, a former New Yorker who's now living in a small town after her parents decided to get divorced, and dealing with everything from being the new kid in school to getting her first kiss. But you know what? She's got her mom and her aunt Tanner (who happens to be an ex-rock star) and her friends Reggie, Rhonda, and Pajamaman, and everything's going to be okay. Except, of course, when it isn't.

In this second book in the series, G.A.S.P. (Gathering of Awesome Super Pals) learns more about Amelia's mysterious aunt Tanner's past, deals with first love, figures out what it takes to be a superhero, and proves that eggs aren't just a part of a balanced breakfast!

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Jimmy Gownley andlt;/Bandgt;began writing and drawing comics at the age of fifteen. He is an advocate for kidsand#8217; comics, having co-founded the organization Kids Love Comics, which works to promote comic books and graphic novels as a valuable tool for literacy and education in schools, libraries, and at home. He lives with his wife Karen and their twin daughters, Stella and Anna, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.andlt;Bandgt;Jimmy Gownley andlt;/Bandgt;began writing and drawing comics at the age of fifteen. He is an advocate for kidsand#8217; comics, having co-founded the organization Kids Love Comics, which works to promote comic books and graphic novels as a valuable tool for literacy and education in schools, libraries, and at home. He lives with his wife Karen and their twin daughters, Stella and Anna, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781416986058
Author:
Gownley, Jimmy
Publisher:
Atheneum Books
Subject:
Comics & Graphic Novels - General
Subject:
Social Issues - Friendship
Subject:
Family - Marriage & Divorce
Subject:
Comics & Graphic Novels
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Amelia Rules
Series Volume:
02
Publication Date:
20090831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c cvr (spcl fx: spot uv, emboss)+int.
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 10.01 oz
Age Level:
09-12

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Product details 176 pages Atheneum Books - English 9781416986058 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Collecting issues #6-10, Amelia lives life, suffers loss, and kisses a ninja. always entertaining, this 3 time Eisner and 2 time Harvey nominee is guaranteed to keep you laughing and get your kids/nieces/nephews/etc. hooked on comics With smart writing and beautiful illustration, Amelia Rules has been called Pixar of comic books.
"Synopsis" by , Collecting issues #6-10, this volume follows Amelia as she lives life, suffers loss, and kisses a ninja. With smart writing and beautiful illustrations, the Amelia Rules! series by a three-time Eisner Award nominee is sure to get kids hooked on comics and keep them laughing.
"Synopsis" by ,

Meet Amelia Louise McBride.

She's nine years old, a former New Yorker who's now living in a small town after her parents decided to get divorced, and dealing with everything from being the new kid in school to getting her first kiss. But you know what? She's got her mom and her aunt Tanner (who happens to be an ex-rock star) and her friends Reggie, Rhonda, and Pajamaman, and everything's going to be okay. Except, of course, when it isn't.

In this second book in the series, G.A.S.P. (Gathering of Awesome Super Pals) learns more about Amelia's mysterious aunt Tanner's past, deals with first love, figures out what it takes to be a superhero, and proves that eggs aren't just a part of a balanced breakfast!

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