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It's all Greek to me

Author: Jon Scieszka; Lane Smith
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As they are about to go on stage, Joe, Fred, and Sam are transported back to the time of Zeus and the other gods in Greek mythology, who, strangely enough, behave much as the characters in the trio's class play.
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Genre/Form: Humorous stories
Humorous fiction
Time-travel fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Scieszka; Lane Smith
ISBN: 0670885967 9780670885961 0142401161 9780142401163
OCLC Number: 41284995
Awards: Short-listed for Massachusetts Children's Book Award 2001
Description: 73 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Knights of the Kitchen Table: Fire-breathing dragons, knights who want to make them into shish-kabab --
how did the trio end up at King Arthur's court, anyway? The Not-So-Jolly Roger: Will Joe, Sam, and Fred join the pirate crew of the fearsome Blackbeard --
or end up as shark munchies? The Good, the Bad, and the Goofy: It's a stampede, and guess who's in the path of all the cattle, as the trio discover the Wild West that the movies never show! Your Mother Was a Neanderthal: Back in the Stone Age, there's no homework --
just saber-toothed tigers and woolly mammoths. 2095: When the trio get warped into the next century, they're on the run from flying robots, rampaging 3-D advertisements and --
their own great-granddaughters? Tut, Tut: The intrepid Time Warpers find themselves in the middle of hieroglyphic high jinks in ancient Egypt. Summer Reading Is Killing Me: Summer vacation means no more books --
that is, until Joe, Sam, and Fred get mixed up in a battle between good and evil characters from the books on their summer reading list.
Responsibility: by Jon Scieszka ; illustrated by Lane Smith.

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As they are about to go on stage, Joe, Fred, and Sam are transported back to the time of Zeus and the other gods in Greek mythology, who, strangely enough, behave much as the characters in the trio's class play.

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