How Not to Start Third Grade
How Not to Start Third Grade

How Not to Start Third Grade

Written by Catherine Hapka and Ellen Titlebaum & illustrated by Debbie Palen
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Jul 10, 2007
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Will should be excited to start third grade. But his little brother, Steve, is starting kindergarten. The same laugh-out-loud writing and hilarious illustrations that brought us How Not to Babysit Your Brother now portray the tribulations and embarrassments of starting school with a very troublesome little brother. School will never be the same! Cathy Hapka and Ellen Titlebaum are the authors of many books for children. This is their second book about Will and Steve. They live in Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, and New York City, respectively. Debbie Palen has illustrated many books for children, including How Not to Babysit Your Brother and the first four books in the Andrew Lost series. She lives in Cleveland, Ohio. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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    July 10, 2007
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