The Resource Funny girl : Funniest. Stories. Ever, edited by Betsy Bird

Funny girl : Funniest. Stories. Ever, edited by Betsy Bird

Label
Funny girl : Funniest. Stories. Ever
Title
Funny girl
Title remainder
Funniest. Stories. Ever
Statement of responsibility
edited by Betsy Bird
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of humorous short stories, personal essays, comics, poems, and more, by twenty-five of the funniest women writing for kids today
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Cataloging source
JLGCP
Citation source
Junior Library Guild
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-10
  • Grades 3-5
LC call number
PN6166
LC item number
.F866 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1981-
  • 1997-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bird, Betsy
  • Bell, Cece
  • Blackall, Sophie
  • Bray, Libba
  • Brown, Lisa
  • DeCamp, Alison
  • Deedy, Carmen Agra
  • DiPucchio, Kelly
  • Graff, Lisa
  • Hale, Shannon
  • Harper, Charise Mericle
  • Holm, Jennifer L.
  • Holm, Matthew
  • Ignatow, Amy
  • Inzer, Christine Mari
  • Look, Lenore
  • McCarthy, Meghan
  • Perkins, Mitali
  • Sales, Leila
  • Telgemeier, Raina
  • Underwood, Deborah
  • Vernon, Ursula
  • Williams-Garcia, Rita
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Girls
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Funny girl : Funniest. Stories. Ever, edited by Betsy Bird
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / by Betsy Bird -- How to tell a joke / by Delaney Yeager and Mackenzie Yeager -- In which young Raina learns a lesson / by Raina Telgemeier -- Dear Grandpa: give me money / by Alison DeCamp -- Grandma in oil country: a true story / by Ursula Vernon -- One hot mess / by Carmen Agra Deedy -- Fleamail / by Deborah Underwood -- A most serious recitation of the poem "Trees" / by Cece Bell -- Things could be verse / by Kelly DiPucchio -- Swimming is for other kids / by Akilah Hughes -- Dear Bella and Rover / by Deborah Underwood -- The thumb incident / by Meghan McCarthy -- Desdemona and Sparks go all in / by Rita Williams-Garcia and Michelle Garcia -- 7 things I thought were (think are) funny but were really kind of sad, and that all happened to my little brother / by Lisa Brown -- Babysitting nightmare / by Shannon Hale -- Dear Bella and Rover (again) / by Deborah Underwood -- Can we talk about whiskers? / by Jennifer L. Holm, art by Matthew Holm -- Brown girl pop quiz: all of the above / by Mitali Perkins -- Over and out / by Lisa Graff -- Doodle / by Amy Ignatow -- Fleamail pawed-cast / by Deborah Underwood -- How to play imaginary games / by Leila Sales -- Great expectations / by Christine Mari Inzer -- A public service announcement about your period from Sarah T. Wrigley, age 12 3/4 / by Libba Bray -- The smart girl's guide to the Chinese zodiac / byLenore Look -- Bad luck dress / by Charise Mericle Harper -- The world's most awkward mermaid / by Sophie Blackall -- Tell your future with Mad Libs -- My life being funny (and how you can do it, too) / by Adrianne Chalepah -- About the contributors
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 205 pages
Isbn
9780451477316
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
2017041801
Label
Funny girl : Funniest. Stories. Ever, edited by Betsy Bird
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / by Betsy Bird -- How to tell a joke / by Delaney Yeager and Mackenzie Yeager -- In which young Raina learns a lesson / by Raina Telgemeier -- Dear Grandpa: give me money / by Alison DeCamp -- Grandma in oil country: a true story / by Ursula Vernon -- One hot mess / by Carmen Agra Deedy -- Fleamail / by Deborah Underwood -- A most serious recitation of the poem "Trees" / by Cece Bell -- Things could be verse / by Kelly DiPucchio -- Swimming is for other kids / by Akilah Hughes -- Dear Bella and Rover / by Deborah Underwood -- The thumb incident / by Meghan McCarthy -- Desdemona and Sparks go all in / by Rita Williams-Garcia and Michelle Garcia -- 7 things I thought were (think are) funny but were really kind of sad, and that all happened to my little brother / by Lisa Brown -- Babysitting nightmare / by Shannon Hale -- Dear Bella and Rover (again) / by Deborah Underwood -- Can we talk about whiskers? / by Jennifer L. Holm, art by Matthew Holm -- Brown girl pop quiz: all of the above / by Mitali Perkins -- Over and out / by Lisa Graff -- Doodle / by Amy Ignatow -- Fleamail pawed-cast / by Deborah Underwood -- How to play imaginary games / by Leila Sales -- Great expectations / by Christine Mari Inzer -- A public service announcement about your period from Sarah T. Wrigley, age 12 3/4 / by Libba Bray -- The smart girl's guide to the Chinese zodiac / byLenore Look -- Bad luck dress / by Charise Mericle Harper -- The world's most awkward mermaid / by Sophie Blackall -- Tell your future with Mad Libs -- My life being funny (and how you can do it, too) / by Adrianne Chalepah -- About the contributors
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 205 pages
Isbn
9780451477316
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
2017041801

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