Synopses & Reviews
Most days the best thing about being Ruby is everything. Like when she's the star of her own backyard magic show. Or when she gives a talk at the school safety assembly on the benefits of reflective tape. Or when she rides the No. 3 bus all the way to Chinatown to visit GungGung and PohPoh. andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; And then there are the days when it's very hard to be Ruby. Like when her mom suggests Chinese school on Saturdays. Or when her little brother, Oscar, spills all of Ruby's best magician secrets. Or when her parents don't think she's old enough to drive! andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Join Ruby Lu on her first adventure and discover your own best things about her!
This funny and charming chapter book about eight-year-old magician Ruby Lu includes a flip book of Ruby doing a magic trick. Illustrations.
About the Author
andlt;bandgt;Lenore Lookandlt;/bandgt; is the author of andlt;iandgt;Ruby Lu, Brave and True,andlt;/iandgt; an ALA Notable Book; andlt;iandgt;Love As Strong As Ginger,andlt;/iandgt; illustrated by Caldecott Honor artist Stephen T. Johnson; and andlt;iandgt;Henry's First-Moon Birthday,andlt;/iandgt; illustrated by Yumi Heo. She lives in Randolph, New Jersey.andlt;bandgt;Anne Wilsdorfandlt;/bandgt; is the illustrator of andlt;Iandgt;Ruby Lu, Brave and True,andlt;/iandgt; as well as andlt;Iandgt;Alligator Sueandlt;/iandgt; by Sharon Arms Doucet. She lives in Lausanne, Switzerland.