Not-So-Weird Emma (Hardcover)
Viking Books, 9780670060054, 121pp.
Publication Date: September 22, 2005
Other Editions of This Title:
My bedroom. I can't believe what I am hearing.
"It's all covered with nature posters,"Cynthia adds."It's just like being in a boy's room "
Why is Cynthia calling Emma weird? They are supposed to be friends
Well, two can play at that game. In Emma's opinion, Cynthia is kind of a bossy pants. Before long, Emma's entire third grade class is swapping outrageous nicknames like Jar-head, Shrimpy, and even Porky. While it's funny at first, Emma begins to see how much name calling can hurt. But before Emma can call for a truce, her teacher beats her to it and makes the most dreaded call of all--the one to everyone's parentsFresh and funny, with a side of wisdom, this second book about eight year-old Emma is sure to entertain many young readers.
About the Author
Praise For Not-So-Weird Emma…
Emma’s…refreshing voice rings true with the angst that third graders can feel about school, their friends and their family. Young readers will recognize Emma and her classmates and will look forward to hearing how they do in the third month of school. —Kirkus Reviews