A Bad Case Of Stripes (Hardcover)

By David Shannon (Illustrator), David Shannon (Illustrator)

Blue Sky Press, 9780590929974, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 1998

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/1/2004)
Prebound (6/1/2004)
CD-Audio (2/1/2007)
Prebound (6/1/2004)
Compact Disc (8/1/2010)

List Price: 17.99*
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Description

"What we have here is a bad case of stripes. One of the worst I've ever seen!"

Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids in her school don't like them. And Camilla Cream is very, very worried about what other people think of her. In fact, she's so worried that she's about to break out in...a bad case of stripes!


About the Author

David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than 30 picture books, including No, David!, a Caldecott Honor Book and his second New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and four more David picture books. Shannon's bestsellers include A Bad Case of Stripes, Duck on a Bike, and Too Many Toys! His most recent book is Bizzy Mizz Lizzie. He lives in California with his family.


Praise For A Bad Case Of Stripes

IRA Children's Choice
Pennsylvania Young Readers' Choice Award

* "Shannon's story is a good poke in the eye of conformity--imaginative, vibrant, and at times good and spooky--and his emphatic, vivid artwork keeps perfect pace with the tale." -- Kirkus Reviews, (starred review)
"Shannon's over-the-top art is sensational, an ingenious combination of the concrete and the fantastic..." -- Booklist