My life as a book

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Summer's finally here, and Derek Fallon is looking forward to pelting the UPS truck with water balloons, climbing onto the garage roof, and conducting silly investigations. But when his parents decide to send him to Learning Camp, Derek's dreams of fun come to an end. Ever since he's been labeled a "reluctant reader," his mom has pushed him to read "real" books-something other than his beloved Calvin & Hobbes. As Derek forges unexpected friendships and uncovers a family secret involving himself (in diapers! no less), he realizes that adventures and surprises are around the corner, complete with curve balls. My Life as a Book is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

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9780805089035
9780312672898
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MG
Level 5.2, 4 Points
Lexile measure:
880L
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Grouping Title my life as a book
Grouping Author tashjian janet
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-13 15:19:20PM
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series Derek Fallon books
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subject_facet Animals, Animals -- Juvenile fiction, Books and reading, Books and reading -- Juvenile fiction, Camps -- Juvenile fiction, Children's art -- Juvenile fiction, Detective and mystery stories, Juvenile, Drowning -- Juvenile fiction, Families -- Juvenile fiction, Family, Family life -- Fiction, First person narrative -- Juvenile fiction, Secrecy, Secrecy -- Juvenile fiction, Secrets -- Fiction, Summer, Summer -- Juvenile fiction, Twelve-year-old boys -- Juvenile fiction
title_display My life as a book
title_full My life as a book / Janet Tashjian ; with cartoons by Jake Tashjian
title_short My life as a book
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