Clementine (A Clementine Book) (Hardcover)

By Sara Pennypacker, Marla Frazee (Illustrator)

Hyperion Books for Children, 9780786838820, 144pp.

Publication Date: September 15, 2006

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (2/14/2008)
Paperback (2/15/2008)
Prebound, Spanish (2/15/2018)
Prebound (2/1/2008)
Prebound (2/1/2008)
Hardcover (5/1/2008)
Paperback (12/1/2008)

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Clementine is having not so good of a week.
  • On Monday she's sent to the principal's office for cutting off Margaret's hair.
  • Tuesday, Margaret's mother is mad at her.
  • Wednesday, she's sent to the principal?again.
  • Thursday, Margaret stops speaking to her.
  • Friday starts with yucky eggs and gets worse.
  • And by Saturday, even her mother is mad at her.
Okay, fine. Clementine is having a DISASTROUS week.

About the Author

Sara Pennypacker ( was a painter before becoming a writer, and has two absolutely fabulous children who are now grown. She has written several books, including Clementine, The Talented Clementine, and Clementine's Letter, illustrated by Marla Frazee; Stuart's Cape and Stuart Goes to School, both illustrated by Martin Matje; and Sparrow Girl , illustrated by Yoko Tanaka. Sara lives in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Marla Frazee ( illustrated the first three books in the Clementine series. She is author/illustrator of Walk On!, Santa Claus, the World's Number One Toy Expert, and Roller Coaster. She is also the illustrator of The Seven Silly Eaters, Everywhere Babies, and A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever, for which she was awarded a Caldecott Honor. Marla works in a small backyard cabin under an avocado tree in Pasadena, California.