Super Emma (Paperback)

By Sally Warner, Jamie Harper (Illustrator)

Puffin Books, 9780142410882, 112pp.

Publication Date: April 17, 2008

Other Editions of This Title:
Prebound (5/1/2008)
Hardcover (9/7/2006)

List Price: 5.99*
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Emma McGraw just can?t sit back and watch someone being teased?especially one of her friends. So when class bully Jared Matthews chooses EllRay Jakes as his next target, Emma can?t hold back. But unfortunately for Emma, her good deed is not appreciated. Instead of helping EllRay, Emma just embarrassed him. What boy wants to be ?saved? by a girl?! Now everyone is calling her Super Emma, and Jared has set his sights on her. Who will rescue Emma now that Jared is tossing around threats? Her superhero may be someone she would never have thought of.

About the Author

Sally Warner ( has published more than twenty novels for young readers, including the Emma and EllRay Jakes series. She lives in Altadena, California with her husband and their not-so-miniature dachshund, Rocky. 

Praise For Super Emma

Delightful first-person narrative...Emma is a character complicated enough to question herself, make mistakes and triumph in the end.

ùKirkus Reviews

Told with a sense of humor that will have the reader rooting for Emma.

ùChildrenÆs Literature