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BARBARA PARK is best known as the author of the wildly popular New York Times
bestselling Junie B. Jones series, which has kept kids (and their grown-ups) laughing—and reading—for over two decades. Beloved by millions, the Junie B. Jones books have been translated into multiple languages and are a time-honored staple in elementary school classrooms around the world. Barbara once said, “I’ve never been sure whether Junie B.’s fans love her in spite of her imperfections…or because of them. But either way, she’s gone out into the world and made more friends than I ever dreamed possible.”
Barbara Park is also the author of award-winning middle grade novels and bestselling picture books, including Skinnybones, Mick Harte Was Here, and Ma! There’s Nothing to Do Here!
Barbara Park was born in New Jersey in 1947 and spent most of her adult life in Arizona, where she and her husband, Richard, raised two sons. Barbara died in 2013, but her legacy lives on in the laughter her books give to readers all over the world.
It's a brand new school year and Junie B. enters the first grade--meaning shehas to get used to a whole new classroom, a new teacher, and a whole bunch ofstrange children. But the worst thing is when Junie B. tries to read words onthe chalkboard, she can't seem to see what everyone else does. Does this meanshe'll have to wear glasses? Illustrations.
A Junie B. Jones Book, #18
Hurray, hurray for a brand-new school year!
Only, for Junie B. Jones, things are not actually that pleasant. Cause first grade means having to get used to a whole new classroom. And a whole new teacher. And a whole new bunch of strange children. But heres the worst thing of all: when Junie B. tries to read words on the chalkboard, she cant seem to see what everyone else is seeing! Is it
possible she might actually end up wearing glasses?
Hurray, hurray for a brand-new school year! Only, for Junie B. Jones, things are not actually that pleasant. There's a whole new classroom, a whole new teacher, and a whole new bunch of strange children.
JUNIE B. JONESS FIFTH BOXED SET EVER! includes books 17-20, which follow Junie from kindergarten graduation through her first three adventures in a brand-new first-grade class! With dazzling foil on the box and covers, and stickers inside each book, this is the perfect collection for anyone who loves Junie B.! (And who doesnt, I ask you?)
At last! All 27 Junie B. Jones paperbacks in one amazing package! The box features all-new artwork by Denise Brunkus, so that readers can store their Junie collection in their very own Stupid Smelly Bus.
About the Author
BARBARA PARK is beloved by millions as the author of the wildly popular Junie B. Jones series. Her Junie B. Jones books are consistently on the New York Times
and USA Today
bestseller lists. Her middle-grade novels, which include Skinnybones, The Kid in the Red Jacket, My Mother Got Married (and Other Disasters),
and Mick Harte Was Here,
have won over 40 children's book awards. She is also the author of the hysterically original New York Times
bestselling picture book Ma, There's Nothing To Do Here!
Ms. Park holds a B.S. in education from the University of Alabama. She has two grown sons, two small grandsons, and a medium-sized dog. She lives with her husband, Richard, in Arizona.
DENISE BRUNKUS's entertaining illustrations have appeared in over 50 books, including each Junie B. title. She lives in Massachussetts with her husband and daughter.