A Box of Clementines 3 Volume Set

A Box of Clementines 3 Volume Set

By Sara Pennypacker; Marla Frazee (Illustrator)

Hyperion Books, Boxed Set, 9781423153733, 480pp.

Publication Date: September 2011


This brightly colored box contains the paperback editions of CLEMENTINE, THE TALENTED CLEMENTINE, and CLEMENTINE'S LETTER, the first three books in the "spectacularful," best-selling series about an unforgettable third grade girl. Sara Pennypacker's character, with her unique perspective on school, friends, and family, has been compared to Beverly Clearly's Ramona. Caldecott Honoree Marla Frazee brilliantly brings Clementine to life with detailed pen-and-ink illustrations throughout. Valued priced, this is the perfect gift for readers who are hankering for their first chapter book.

About the Author
When Sara Pennypacker was a kid, she thought her parents' job was to keep life dull. She is very much afraid her own children felt the same way about her. Now that she's grown up, she is the author of the acclaimed middle grade novel Summer of the Gypsy Moths; the award-winning, New York Times bestselling Clementine chapter book series; and the picture books Pierre in Love and Sparrow Girl. She divides her time between Cape Cod and Florida.

MARLA FRAZEE has illustrated many acclaimed picture books, some of which she also wrote.Her picture bookA Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Everwas named a Caldecott Honor Book. She is also the author andillustrator of Walk On! A Guide for Babies of All Ages;Santa Claus, the World's Number One Toy Expert; Roller Coaster; and Hush, LittleBaby. Sheis theillustrator of Everywhere Babies by Susan Meyers, The Seven Silly Eaters by Mary Ann Hoberman, Harriet, You'll Drive Me Wild by Mem Fox, and more. Marla Frazee livesin Pasadena, California. Visit her website at www.marlafrazee.com.