Here's the Thing about Me

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Here's the Thing about Me

By Katy Kelly; Adam Rex (Illustrator)

Yearling Books, Paperback, 9780440420262, 137pp.

Publication Date: March 14, 2006

Description
"I m Lucy Rose and here's the thing about me: I am eight and according to my grandfather I have the kind of life that is called eventful, which means NOT boring. According to my mom and my grandmother, I m what they call a handful. And according to my dad, I am one smart cookie."
"I say I am one girl who is feeling not-so-sure about things on account of my parents got a separation. Plus my mom and I just moved to Washington, D.C. Plus I haven t met any friends yet, but I do know someone who is not one and that is Adam Melon, who I call Melonhead."
"Here's another thing about me: Most of the time, I am plain hilarious.


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.

Adam Rex is the author of many books, including Cold Cereal and Unlucky Charms, the first two books in the Cold Cereal Saga; the New York Times bestselling picture book Frankenstein Makes a Sandwich; the middle grade novel The True Meaning of Smekday (now a major motion picture from Dreamworks, Home); and the teen novel Fat Vampire. He currently lives in Arizona with his wife.