Happy 100th Day!

Happy 100th Day!

By Susan Milord; Mary Newell DePalma (Illustrator)

Scholastic Press, Hardcover, 9780439882811, 37pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2011


Birthdays meet 100th Day in a school celebration unlike anything you've seen before!

Graham doesn't like school. He really doesn't like reading. And he's not impressed by his teacher's excitement about the 100th Day of School. The one thing he looks forward to? His class birthday party. But as the school year ticks by, he realizes his birthday will be the SAME DAY as 100th Day celebration! Will anyone remember Graham's special day?

This sweet and funny story by Susan Milord is accompanied by vibrant multimedia illustrations by Mary Newell DePalma -- each one incorporating 100 of some object for readers to count and find!

About the Author
Susan Milord is the creator of many wonderful books for young readers, including "The Kids' Nature Book", "Willa the Wonderful", "Love That Baby!", and "Three About Thurston". She lives in Vermont, where she keeps an eye out for special pebbles.

Mary Newell DePalma has written and illustrated severalbooks for children, including The Strange Egg(Houghton Mifflin) and A Grand Old Tree(Scholastic), which received the IRA/CBC Children's Choiceaward. She has also illustrated several books for Eerdmans: Swimming Sal, Now It Is Winter, and Now It Is Summer. Mary lives in Massachusetts. Visit her website at www.marynewelldepalma.com.