Summer's finally here, and Derek Fallon is looking forward to pelting the UPS truck with water balloons, climbing onto the garage roof, and conducting silly investigations. But when his parents decide to send him to Learning Camp, Derek's dreams of fun come to an end. Ever since he's been labeled a qreluctant reader, q his mom has pushed him to read qrealq books-something other than his beloved Calvin a Hobbes. As Derek forges unexpected friendships and uncovers a family secret involving himself (in diapers! no less), he realizes that adventures and surprises are around the corner, complete with curve balls. My Life as a Book is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.Theya#39;re the kind of basic drawings I make for my vocabulary words but with better backgrounds and from different angles. I laugh when I see an actress with pretend blood on her arms, eating a salad at the next table. But Dad doesna#39;t payanbsp;...
|Title||:||My Life as a Book|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan - 2010-07-20|