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I Wanna Be Famous

I Wanna Be Famous

When prompted by the question, What do you want to do when you grow up? , the child in this book says he wants to be famous. He explores several ideas, but he changes his mind each time. Bruce Whatley is the author of The Ugliest Dog in the World and Looking for Crabs .

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ISBN 9780207181504
Barcode 9780207181504
Published 2 November 1994 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Whatley, Bruce
Series Picture bluegum
Availability Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780207181504
ISBN-10 0207181500
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
Publication Date 2 November 1994
International Publication Date 12 June 2018
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Whatley, Bruce
Series Picture bluegum
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 219mm
Height: 279mm
Spine: 2mm
Weight 158g
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress Fame - Fiction., Occupations - Fiction.
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Dewey Code 823
Catalogue Code 922547

Description of this Book

When asked What do you want to be when you grow up? the boy says he just wants to be famous. But you have to do something very special to be famous. Perhaps he could be a crane driver like his ad, but whoever heard of a famous crane drive a very good gardener, like his mom, but he doesn't have green thumbs or a doctor, but he hates the sight of blood. But sometimes fame comes when you least expect it.

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Author's Bio

Bruce Whatley is one of Australia's most highly regarded and talented authors and illustrators for children, both here and internationally. Since 1992 Bruce has written and/or illustrated over 90 picture books. In 2002 he paired with author Jackie French and illustrated Diary of a Wombat, which was the start of an extraordinary creative collaboration. www.brucewhatley.com

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