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Pinky and Rex Go to Camp

Pinky and Rex Go to Camp (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

Illustrated by Sweet, Melissa
By Howe, James

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Pinky and Rex are planning to go off to sleep away camp--but both of them have the jitters. Full color.

ISBN 9780689825880
Barcode 9780689825880
Published 21 July 1999 by Simon & Schuster Ltd
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title
Alternate Format(s) View All (2 other possible title(s) available)
Series Pinky & Rex
Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks

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ISBN-13 9780689825880
ISBN-10 0689825889
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
Imprint Simon & Schuster Ltd
Publication Date 21 July 1999
International Publication Date 1 May 1999
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title
Edition New title
Author(s) Illustrated by Sweet, Melissa
By Howe, James
Series Pinky & Rex
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
English Language Early Readers
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 5mm
Weight 88g
Interest Age 1-5 years
Reading Age 1-5 years
Library of Congress Friendship, Camps, Fear, Separation anxiety, Pinky (Fictitious character: Howe)
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Primary & secondary/elementary & high school
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Pinky and Rex are going to camp for the first time. Rex keeps telling Pinky how much fun they're going to have, but Pinky just wants to stay home where he belongs. Can the Dear Arnie column in the newspaper help Pinky figure out what to do? Arnie give Pinky some good advice, and so does Pinky's mother. But it's his best friend Rex who tells Pinky what he really needs to know.

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Author's Bio

Melissa Sweet has illustrated more than eighty children's books, including the Caldecott Honor books The Right Word and A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams both written by Jen Bryant. She also wrote and illustrated Tupelo Rides the Rails; Carmine: A Little More Red, which was a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book; and Balloons Over Broadway, a picture book biography that was named a 2011 Publishers Weekly Best Nonfiction Picture Book. When she is not in her studio, Melissa can be found taking an art class, hiking with her dogs, or riding her bicycle. She lives with her family in Rockport, Maine. James Howe is the author of more than ninety books for young readers. Bunnicula, coauthored by his late wife Deborah and published in 1979, is considered a modern classic of children's literature. The author has written six highly popular sequels, along with the spinoff series Tales from the House of Bunnicula and Bunnicula and Friends. Among his other books are picture books such as Horace and Morris but Mostly Dolores and beginning reader series that include the Pinky and Rex and Houndsley and Catina books. He has also written for older readers. The Misfits, published in 2001, inspired the antibullying initiative No Name-Calling Week, as well as three sequels, Totally Joe, Addie on the Inside, and Also Known as Elvis. A common theme in James Howe's books from preschool through teens is the acceptance of difference and being true to oneself. Visit him online at JamesHowe.com.

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