Guys Read True Stories

Author: Jon Scieszka
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062316524
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Supports the Common Core State Standards Visiting the dentist—in ancient Egypt Spending a night in the jungle—with giant tarantulas Wrestling with a grizzly bear—and living to tell the tale The fifth installment in the Guys Read ...

Guys Write For Guys Read

Author: Jon Scieszka
Publisher: Viking Childrens Books
ISBN: 9780670011445
Size: 17.68 MB
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Short stories, anecdotes, cartoons, and columns are compiled by such authors as Stephen King and Gordon Korman, who share the comical, sad, and strange memories of their life as boys and the impact those moments had in their later lives.

Guys Read The Choice

Author: James Brown
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062243551
Size: 18.18 MB
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CBS NFL Today anchor James Brown recounts the true story of how the decision he made as a young college basketball star shaped his life forever. This short story from the collection Guys Read: The Sports Pages is a winner.

Guys Read Artemis Begins

Author: Eoin Colfer
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062111493
Size: 67.13 MB
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And on one particular spring day, he concocts his most sinister plot yet. A short story from the acclaimed collection Guys Read: Funny Business, edited by Jon Scieszka.

Young Adult Literature In Action A Librarian S Guide 2nd Edition

Author: Rosemary Chance
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440835438
Size: 60.85 MB
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While these reading interests have changed some, they indicate that there are
differences in what young adult males and females like to read. In recent years,
there has been a focus on what boys like to read, the perception being that not as
many boys as girls like to read. To help librarians select books that boys will read,
two men have taken action. Jon Scieszka, author of the popular True Story of the
Big Bad Wolf by A. Wolf, founded the Guys Read initiative to encourage boys of
all ...

Get Those Guys Reading

Author: Kathleen A. Baxter
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598848461
Size: 27.72 MB
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This is a fictionalized version of a true story. Blackwood, Gary. The Shakespeare
Stealer. Dutton, 2000. 216 p. Grades 5–8. “Sent by a rival company to nick
William Shakespeare's 'Hamlet,' an orphan called Widge is welcomed warmly by
the Globe group and finds himself an actor and writer with them out on the road
when the London theaters are closed at the threat of plague.” LC. This is an
exciting read, and has two sequels, Shakespeare's Scribe, 2002, and
Shakespeare's Spy, ...

Listening To The Voices Of Boys

Author: Krista Griffin
Publisher: IAP
ISBN: 1681234602
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Scieszka, J. (2008). Knucklehead: Tall tales and mostly true stories about
growing up Scieszka. New York, NY: Viking. Scieszka, J. (2011). Guys read
website. Retrieved from http://www.guysread. com/about Scieszka, J. (2014).
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Author: Jon Scieszka
Publisher: Viking Juvenile
ISBN: 9780670011063
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How did Jon Scieszka get so funny? He grew up as one of six brothers with Catholic school, lots of comic books, lazy summers at the lake with time to kill, babysitting misadventures, TV shows, and jokes told at family dinner.