Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake

Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake Cover

Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake

By Barbara Park; Denise Brunkus (Illustrator)

Random House Children's Books, Paperback, 9780679866947, 80pp.

Publication Date: September 19, 1995

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 Kindergartner Junie B. Jones It's Carnival Night, and Lucille has already won a box of fluffy cupcakes with sprinkles on them. But when Junie B. wins the Cake Walk, she chooses the bestest cake of all the one wrapped in sparkly aluminum foil. How was she to know it was a lethal weapon?

USA Today
Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set.

Publishers Weekly
Park convinces beginning readers that Junie B. and reading are lots of fun.

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.

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."


Praise For Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake

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:
"Park is truly a funny writer. Although Junie B. is a kindergartner, she's sure to make middle graders laugh out loud."

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