Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Written by Judith Viorst & illustrated by Ray Cruz
Published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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The perennially popular tale of Alexander’s worst day is a storybook that belongs on every child’s bookshelf. Alexander knew it was going to be a terrible day when he woke up with gum in this hair. And it got worse… His best friend deserted him. There was no dessert in his lunch bag. And, on top of all that, there were lima beans for dinner and kissing on TV! This handsome new edition of Judith Viorst’s classic picture book is sure to charm readers of all ages.

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  1. A
    Antartica
  2. B
    Australia
  3. C
    New York
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Book Details

ISBN
9780689711732
Publication Date
July 15, 1987
Reading Age
6 - 9 years
Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
87001087
WorldCat Number (OCLC)
15367069
ASIN/ISBN 10
0689711735
Lexile® Level
AD840L
ATOS® Book Level
3.7
Accelerated Reader® Points
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz
5451
Accelerated Reader Interest Level
LG

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