Almost Starring Skinnybones by Barbara ParkAlmost Starring Skinnybones by Barbara Park

Almost Starring Skinnybones

byBarbara Park

Paperback | May 26, 1999

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If you thought Junie B. Jones was funny—catch more laughs from New York Times bestselling author Barbara Park with the hilarious sequel to Skinnybones—just right for fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and I Funny!
 
And the award goes to…Alex Frankovitch! Roll out the red carpet! Alex “Skinnybones” Frankovitch is about to become a HUGE star—in his very own TV commercial! But Alex’s plans for stardom go HORRIBLY wrong. Forget fame and fortune—his friends think he’s a FLOP! And his fan club only has two members—a cat and a drooling toddler. Can Alex figure out another way to get his name in lights? Or is this star going to crash and burn?
 
Skinnybones equals tickled funny bones.” —Booklist
 
“Young Alex ‘Skinnybones’ Frankovitch finally gets his chance to become a Big Celebrity…in this amusing follow-up to Skinnybones.” —Publishers Weekly
 
“Once again demonstrating her remarkable ear for dialogue, [Barbara Park] also shows a good sense of timing in this fast-paced outing.” —School Library Journal

BARBARA PARK is beloved by millions as the author of the wildly popular New York Times bestselling Junie B. Jones series, which has been translated into multiple languages and is a time-honored staple in elementary school classrooms around the world. She is also the author of award-winning middle-grade novels and bestselling picture bo...
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Title:Almost Starring SkinnybonesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 7.63 × 5.19 × 0.39 inPublished:May 26, 1999Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0394825918

ISBN - 13:9780394825915

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8

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The funniest runt in school is back in the spotlight! How "Skinnybones" Alex salvages his self-respect after being cast as a six-year-old on TV and then Tiny Tim in the class play makes for a "laugh-out-loud" (Booklist) novel