Snaggle Doodles (Paperback)

By Patricia Reilly Giff

Yearling Books, 9780440480686, 68pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 1985



April is invention month. "We're going tomake our own inventions," says Ms. Rooney, "andwork together ingroups."

Though Emily Arrow knows it's important for eachgroup to think, listen, and share, she still wishesshe were the leader of her invention group. LindaLorca, the bossy leader, can't get anyone tocooperate. "Snaggle doodles," Emily says. Ifthe group doesn't come up with an idea soon, they'll be the worst group in theclass.

Meanwhile, Emily is also busy thinking of awedding present for Ms. Vincent, the student teacher.The wedding is only a few days away. Emily has a lotto do. Can she and her group learn to worktogether in time?

About the Author

Patricia Reilly Giff has recieved the Newbery Honor for Pictures of Hollis Woods and Lily's Crossing, which is also a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book. Nory Ryan's Song was named an ALA Best Book for Young Adults and an ALA Notable Book.