Jasper John Dooley: Star of the Week

byCaroline AddersonIllustratorBen Clanton

March 1, 2012|
Jasper John Dooley: Star of the Week by Caroline Adderson
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At last, it''s Jasper John Dooley''s turn to be Star of the Week at school. Unfortunately, nothing turns out as planned. His Show and Tell falls flat. A new baby at his friend Ori''s house steals his spotlight. And worst of all, the new baby has only-child Jasper wondering if his own family is too small. When Jasper decides to build himself a brother (named Earl) out of wood, Earl''s schoolyard shenanigans send Jasper to the principal''s office! But with a little help from family and friends, things turn around for Jasper. And by the time Friday arrives, he is once again sure that he has what it takes to be a star.

Jasper John Dooley: Star of the Week is the first in a series of chapter books featuring a charismatic and funny central character. An only child with active, loving parents (and a most impressive lint collection), Jasper John Dooley is a true original.
Caroline Adderson lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, with her husband, her dog and the son who lied to her when he said he would always be seven.Ben Clanton is an up-and-coming author-illustrator from Seattle who describes himself as a ?story scribbler, picture squiggler, book aficionado, child advocate, dragon tamer and avid sock w...
Title:Jasper John Dooley: Star of the Week
Product dimensions:128 pages, 7.5 X 6 X 0.75 in
Shipping dimensions:128 pages, 7.5 X 6 X 0.75 in
Published:March 1, 2012
Publisher:Kids Can Press
Appropriate for ages:7
ISBN - 13:9781554535781

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