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This is book number 7 in the Clementine series.
- #1: Clementine (Hardcover): $14.99
- #2: The Talented Clementine (Paperback): $5.99
- #3: Clementine's Letter (Paperback): $5.99
- #4: Clementine Friend of the Week (Paperback): $5.99
- #5: Clementine and the Family Meeting (Paperback): Not available for order.
- #6: Clementine and the Spring Trip (Paperback): $5.99
This New York Times bestselling chapter book series has been keeping readers engaged and laughing for more than a decade with over one million copies sold!
Summer is coming, and Clementine is not ready. She is not ready to start speaking to her father again, because she's still mad at him for eating meat. Instead, she gives him drawings of animals she knows would not want to be somebody's dinner.
Then there is the new baby on the way. Clementine's mom sure doesn't seem ready. She's suddenly crazy about cleaning (Dad says she is nesting), but she doesn't even have a name picked out yet. Clementine just hopes the baby won't be a dud.
What Clementine really isn't ready for is saying good-bye to her third grade teacher. She knows Mr. D'Matz is going to tell her all kinds of things that aren't true. Everything else may be changing around her, but that doesn't mean that Clementine has.
But which is worse, saying good-bye, or not saying good-bye?
About the Author
Sara Pennypacker splits her time between Florida and Massachusetts, were she feels lucky to be able to write every day. She is the author of many children's books, including Waylon! One Awesome Thing and Waylon! Even More Awesome, the New York Times #1 bestseller Pax; seven in the New York Times bestselling Clementine series; two in the Stuart series; Meet the Dullards; Summer of the Gypsy Moths; and Sparrow Girl. Her books have won numerous accolades, including a Golden Kite Award, a Christopher Award, and several children's choice state awards, and they have appeared on many Best Books of the Year lists. For more information, visit www.sarapennypacker.com.
Marla Frazee illustrated Waylon! One Awesome Thing and Waylon! Even More Awesome and all of the books in the Clementine series. She was awarded a Caldecott Honor on two occasions: for All the World by Liz Garton Scanlon, and her own A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever. She is also the author-illustrator of Roller Coaster, Walk On!, Santa Claus the World's Number One Toy Expert, and The Boss Baby, which inspired a major motion picture. Marla has three grown sons, and works in a small backyard cabin under an avocado tree. Visit her at www.marlafrazee.com.
PRAISE FOR CLEMENTINE
*"Give this to readers of Cleary and Blume and cross your fingers for more."—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
PRAISE FOR CLEMENTINE AND THE FAMILY MEETING
*"Filled with familiar Clementine charm but, more importantly, a whole lot of heart, too."—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
PRAISE FOR CLEMENTINE'S LETTER
"Through it all, [Clementine] shines with a vibrant spirit that can never be completely extinguished, even when she is feeling down. Frazee's pen-and-ink drawings perfectly capture Clementine's personality and her world."—School Library Journal
PRAISE FOR CLEMENTINE, FRIEND OF THE WEEK
*"Pennypacker's writing once again brings creativity, humor, and sensitivity to Clementine and her world. Black-and-white line illustrations grace the book, capturing the child's personality and varied emotions. A must-have for most collections. Fans will be in for another fun serving of their favorite girl named after a fruit."—School Library Journal (starred review)
PRAISE FOR THE TALENTED CLEMENTINE
*"Clementine is a true original. Libraries will need multiple copies of this one, because early chapter-book readers will jump at the chance to spend another eventful week with Clementine."—School Library Journal (starred review)
PRAISE FOR CLEMENTINE AND THE SPRING TRIP
". . .we have classic Clementine. Not only does she solve the mystery of the smelly bus but she also figures out why fussy Margaret is so neurotic and realizes that a new student might be a new friend. Clementine's voice is growing more sophisticated as she gets older, but it's still true to her age and her fans' ages, too."—Horn Book