Leave It to Beaver
Leave It to Beaver
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Leave It to Beaver

Written by Beverly Cleary
Book #1 in the Leave It to Beaver Series
Published by Amereon Ltd
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Presents the humorous misadventures of Theodore “Beaver” Cleaver.

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      Beverly Cleary

      Beverly Cleary is one of America’s most beloved authors. As a child, she struggled with reading and writing. But by third grade, after spending much time in her public library in Portland, Oregon, she found her skills had greatly improved. Before long, her school librarian was saying that she should write children’s books when she grew up.Instead she became a librarian. When a young boy asked her, “Where are the books about kids like us?” she remembered her teacher’s encouragement and was inspired to write the books she’d longed to read but couldn’t find when she was younger. She based her funny stories on her own neighborhood experiences and the sort of children she knew. And so, the Klickitat Street gang was born!Mrs. Cleary’s books have earned her many prestigious awards, including the American Library Association’s Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, presented to her in recognition of her lasting contribution to children’s literature. Dear Mr. Henshaw won the Newbery Medal, and Ramona Quimby, Age 8 and Ramona and Her Father have been named Newbery Honor Books. Her characters, including Beezus and Ramona Quimby, Henry Huggins, and Ralph, the motorcycle-riding mouse, have delighted children for generations.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780884112488
    Publication Date
    June 1, 1960
    Page Count
    158
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0884112489

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