The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes

The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes Cover

The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes

By Mark Pett; Gary Rubinstein; Mark Pett (Illustrator)

Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, Hardcover, 9781402255441, 32pp.

Publication Date: November 4, 2011

Description
Beatrice Bottomwell has NEVER (not once ) made a mistake...
Meet Beatrice Bottomwell: a nine-year-old girl who has never (not once ) made a mistake. She never forgets her math homework, she never wears mismatched socks, and she ALWAYS wins the yearly talent show at school. In fact, Beatrice holds the record of perfection in her hometown, where she is known as The Girl Who Never Makes Mistakes. Life for Beatrice is sailing along pretty smoothly until she does the unthinkableshe makes her first mistake. And in a very public way
"The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes is a must read for any young (or old ) perfectionist. Beatrice Bottomwell is perfectly imperfect "
-Stephanie Oppenheim, Oppenheim Toy Portfolio
"Beatrice offers a lesson we could all benefit from: learn from your mistakes, let go, laugh, and enjoy the ride."
-JENNIFER FOSBERRY, New York Times bestselling author of My Name Is Not Isabella.


About the Author
Writer and illustrator Mark Pett has practiced his craft in Philadelphia, Prague, the Mississippi Delta, and Cambridge, Massachusetts. In addition to illustrating several books, Mark is the authorstrator of "The Boy and the Airplane "and"The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes". He is also the creator of the syndicated comic strips "Mr. Lowe"and "Lucky Cow". He lives in Salt Lake City. Visit him at MarkPett.com.

Gary Rubinstein has a BA in mathematics from Tufts University and an MS in computer science from The University of Colorado. He has been a math teacher in Houston, Denver, and is currently teaching in New York. Gary was once voted "Teacher of the Year" and is a three-time recipient of the Math For America Master Teacher Fellowship.

Writer and illustrator Mark Pett has practiced his craft in Philadelphia, Prague, the Mississippi Delta, and Cambridge, Massachusetts. In addition to illustrating several books, Mark is the authorstrator of "The Boy and the Airplane "and"The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes". He is also the creator of the syndicated comic strips "Mr. Lowe"and "Lucky Cow". He lives in Salt Lake City. Visit him at MarkPett.com.