Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs (Paperback)

By Judi Barrett, Ron Barrett (Illustrator)

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 9780689707490, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1982

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (8/1/1978)
Board book (8/30/2011)
Paperback (6/5/2012)
Prebound (4/1/1982)
Prebound (4/1/1982)
Audio Cassette (12/1/1985)
Hardcover, Chinese (1/1/2014)
Library Binding, Large Print, Large Print (10/1/1985)
Compact Disc (10/30/1985)
Analog Audio Cassette (10/1/1985)

List Price: 7.99*
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The beloved, bestselling tale of edible weather is brought to life!

If food dropped like rain from the sky, wouldn't it be marvelous! Or would it? It could, after all, be messy. And you'd have no choice. What if you didn't like what fell? Or what if too much came? Have you ever thought of what it might be like to be squashed flat by a pancake?

About the Author

Judi Barrett is the author of many beloved books for children, including the bestselling Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, Pickles to Pittsburgh, Animals Should Definitely Not Wear ClothingLots More Animals Should Definitely Not Wear ClothingSanta from Cincinnati, and An Excessive Alphabet. She teaches art to kindergarten students at a school in her Brooklyn neighborhood.

Ron Barrett is the internationally bestselling illustrator of many books for children, including Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, Pickles to Pittsburgh, Superhero Joe, Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing, Lots More Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing, and An Excessive Alphabet. His illustrations have been honored by the Society of Illustrators and have been exhibited at The Louvre in Paris. He lives in New York City.