Junie B., First Grader Boss of Lunch

Junie B., First Grader Boss of Lunch Cover

Junie B., First Grader Boss of Lunch

By Barbara Park; Denise Brunkus (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375802942, 96pp.

Publication Date: May 13, 2003

Description
Barbara Park's "New York Times" bestselling chapter book series, Junie B. Jones, is a classroom favorite and has been keeping kids laughing and reading for more than twenty years. Over 60 million copies in print and now with a bright new look for a new generation
Meet the World's Funniest First Grader Junie B. Jones Something very wonderful is happening to Junie B. And it's called hurray, hurray she's getting to be a professional lunch lady And that means hanging out with Mrs. Gutzman in the cafeteria. And standing behind the counter. And even wearing a real actual hair net Who knows? Pretty soon she could be the boss of the whole entire lunch operation
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"USA Today"
Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set.
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"Publishers Weekly"
Park convinces beginning readers that Junie B. and reading are lots of fun.
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"Kirkus Reviews"
Junie's swarms of young fans will continue to delight in her unique take on the world. . . . A hilarious, first-rate read-aloud.
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"Time"
Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty.


About the Author
BARBARA PARK (1947 2013) is beloved by millions as the author of the wildly popular Junie B. Jones series. She is also the author of award-winning middle-grade novels and picture books, including "Skinnybones" and "Mick Harte Was Here." We are thankful for the laughter she s given us and to millions of children.

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Praise For Junie B., First Grader Boss of Lunch

From USA TODAY:
"Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set."

From Publisher' Weekly:
"Park convinces beginning readers that Junie B.—and reading—are lots of fun."

From Kirkus Reviews:
"Junie's swarms of young fans will continue to delight in her unique take on the world....A hilarious, first-rate read- aloud."

From Booklist:
"Park, one of the funniest writers around . . . brings her refreshing humor to the beginning chapter-book set."

From Time magazine:
"Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty."

From School Library Journal:
"Readers will relate instantly to the trials and tribulations of this first grader....She is always endearing and wonderfully funny."