Meet the World’s Funniest First Grader—Junie B. Jones! It’s time for the first-grade kickball tournament! Only, here’s the problem. Junie B. has hurt her big piggy toe and she can’t play on the team. So now what? She definitely doesn’t want to be a cheerleader. But wait! Maybe she could be in Sheldon’s halftime show! Then all eyes would be on her! And she would be the star! Hurray! Hurray! Junie B. . . . in the spotlight. What could possibly go wrong?
BARBARA PARK is beloved by millions as the author of the wildly popular <i>New York Times</i> bestselling Junie B. Jones series, which has been translated into multiple languages and is a time-honored staple in elementary school classrooms around the world. She is also the author of award-winning middle-grade novels and bestselling picture books, including <i>Skinnybones, Almost Starring Skinnybones, Mick Harte Was Here</i>, and <i>The Kid in the Red Jacket</i>. Barbara died in 2013, but her legacy lives on in the laughter her books give to readers all over the world.