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The extraordinary Mark Twain (according to Susy)

Author: Barbara Kerley; Ed Fotheringham
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Thirteen-year-old Susy Clemens wants the world to know that her papa, Mark Twain, is more than just a humorist and sets out to write a comprehensive biography of the American icon.
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Specimens
Historical fiction
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kerley, Barbara.
Extraordinary Mark Twain (according to Susy).
New York : Scholastic Press, 2010
(OCoLC)734733972
Named Person: Susy Clemens; Mark Twain; Susy Clemens; Mark Twain; Susy Clemens; Mark Twain; Susy Clemens; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Susy Clemens; Susy Clemens
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Kerley; Ed Fotheringham
ISBN: 9780545125086 0545125081 054512509X 9780545125093
OCLC Number: 306798935
Notes: Excerpts from Susy's actual diary appear inside separate mini-book inserted throughout book.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 1090
Description: 45 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Responsibility: by Barbara Kerley ; iIllustrated by Edwin Fotheringham.
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Susy Clemens thinks the world is wrong about her papa. They see Mark Twain as "a humorist joking at everything." But he is so much more, and Susy is determined to set the record straight. Includes  Read more...

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From The New York Times: What if your child wrote a book about your life? How would the story of your days read when channeled through those shrewd, -judgmental eyes? Would you seem like God when God Read more...

 
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