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A couple of boys have the best week ever

Author: Marla Frazee
Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When James and Eamon go to a week of Nature Camp and stay at Eamon's grandparents' house, it turns out that their free time spent staying inside, eating waffles, and playing video games is way more interesting than nature. But sometimes things work out best when they don't go exactly as planned. In this moving and hilarious celebration of young boys, childhood friendships, and the power of the imagination, Marla  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marla Frazee
ISBN: 9780152060206 0152060200 9780329708863 0329708864
OCLC Number: 71241828
Notes: Art techniques used:brightly colored, cartoon like gouache illustrations.
Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 2009
Target Audience: AD620
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Marla Frazee.

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When James and Eamon go to a week of Nature Camp and stay at Eamon's grandparents' house, it turns out that their free time spent staying inside, eating waffles, and playing video games is way more  Read more...

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* Frazee (Roller Coaster) salutes grandparents and slyly notes children's diversions in this breezy tale of "the best week ever." After Eamon enrolls in nature camp, he spends nights with his Read more...

 
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a readable book for the kids

by nancy13 (WorldCat user published 2010-12-02) Very Good Permalink

I bought this book for my sister ,and she like it very much .(<font face="Times New Roman" size="3"><a href="http://www.auuggs.com/">http://www.auuggs.com/</a></font><a...
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