If you thought Junie B. Jones was funny catch more laughs from "New York Time"s bestselling author Barbara Park with the hilarious sequel to "Skinnybones" just right for fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and I Funny
And the award goes to Alex Frankovitch Roll out the red carpet Alex Skinnybones Frankovitch is about to become a HUGE star in his very own TV commercial But Alex's plans for stardom go HORRIBLY wrong. Forget fame and fortune his friends think he's a FLOP And his fan club only has two members a cat and a drooling toddler. Can Alex figure out another way to get his name in lights? Or is this star going to crash and burn?
"Skinnybones" equals tickled funny bones. "Booklist"
Young Alex Skinnybones Frankovitch finally gets his chance to become a Big Celebrity in this amusing follow-up to "Skinnybones." "Publishers Weekly"
Once again demonstrating her remarkable ear for dialogue, Barbara Park] also shows a good sense of timing in this fast-paced outing. "School Library Journal.
About the Author
Barbara Park is one of today's funniest and most popular authors for middle-graders. Her many successful novels include "Mick Harte Was Here, " which received fifteen state Children's Choice awards, including the Texas Bluebonnet Award; "The Kid in the Red Jacket;" and "Skinnybones." She is also the best-selling author of the Junie B. Jones books, and "Psssst...It's Me, the Bogeyman, " a picture book.
Ms. Park lives in Scottsdale, Arizona, with her husband, Richard.