The Good-bye Book (Paperback)

By Judith Viorst, Kay Chorao (Illustrator)

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 9780689715815, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 31, 1992

Other Editions of This Title:
Prebound (3/1/1992)
Hardcover (3/30/1988)

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This little boy will do anything to avoid an evening with the baby-sitter. He pleads with his parents. He begs. He bargains. Maybe he has a fever of a hundred and ten. Maybe he'll run away. Maybe he won't say good-bye!

About the Author

Judith Viorst is the author of the beloved Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, which has sold some four million copies; the Lulu books, including Lulu and the Brontosaurus; the New York Times bestseller Necessary Losses; four musicals; and poetry for children and young adults. Her most recent books of poetry include What Are You Glad About? What Are You Mad About? and Nearing Ninety.