Melonhead and the We-Fix-It Company

By Katy Kelly; Gillian Johnson (Illustrator)
(Yearling Books, Paperback, 9780307929709, 230pp.)

Publication Date: October 14, 2014

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"Melonhead and his friends inhabit a world . . . where inventiveness and camaraderie reign supreme." --"Kirkus Reviews"
For fans of Judy Blume's Fudge titles as well as Carl Hiaasen's "Hoot."
Anybody who is eleven needs an allowance My parents don't agree. Neither do my friend Sam's parents. You would think they would because due to a snafu, Sam and I "have" to raise some money. So we started the We-Fix-It Company and requests started pouring in. Pruning (the gardening kind, not the gross-food kind), birdhouse making, shoe fixing, food delivering--we were hired Then we received the request that changed everything...

About the Author
Katy Kelly has been writing for years, but "Lucy Rose: Here's the Thing About Me" is her first book and audiobook for young readers and listeners. A talented illustrator and journalist, Katy is now a Senior Editor at "US New & World Report," She lives in Washington, D.C. with her two daughters, husband, and dog.

GILLIAN JOHNSON is the gifted author and illustrator of My Sister Gracie, Gracie s Baby Chub Chop, Saranohair and Sahara Sara, and the illustrator of the Bun Bun books by Richard Scrimger and The Cat and the Wizard by Dennis Lee. She grew up in Winnipeg and now lives in England and Tasmania with her family.
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