My Weird Writing Tips

Paperback | June 25, 2013

byDan Gutman

not yet rated|write a review

With more than 10 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!

The ability to put thoughts into writing is an essential skill vital to success in school—from elementary school through college. Bestselling author Dan Gutman helps kids master this important skill with his fun, informative writing guide, My Weird Writing Tips.
 
Dan offers tricks for spelling hard words, understanding the difference between similar words like “its” and “it’s,” and conquering grammar stumbling blocks like commas and apostrophes. He also teaches readers how to write an engaging story, in line with the grades 2–5 Common Core goals for writing a narrative.
 
With illustrated appearances from A.J. and Andrea, stars of his bestselling My Weird School series, and with his trademark wacky sense of humor, Dan makes learning the writing and storytelling basics so fun kids will forget they’re learning.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$6.99

Ships within 1-2 weeks
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

With more than 10 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!The ability to put thoughts into writing is an essential skill vital to success in school—from elementary school through college. Bestselling author Dan Gutman helps kids master this important skill with his fun, informative writing guide, My Weir...

From the Jacket

Do you know . . .when to use "its" and when to use "it's"?the difference between commas and apostrophes?how to come up with your own mind-blowing story ideas?why there's no ham in hamburgers?how to write sentences that aren't boring?spelling tricks for difficult words?Whether you're a kid who thinks writing is hard or an aspiring autho...

Dan Gutman has always been a baseball fanatic. He played in Little League as a kid, and one of the first magazine articles he ever sold explained the science behind the spitball, the scuffball, and corked bats. When he thought about the T206 Honus Wagner—the most valuable baseball card in the world—he began to write honus & me, his fir...

other books by Dan Gutman

My Weird School Daze 12-book Box Set: Books 1-12
My Weird School Daze 12-book Box Set: Books 1-12

Paperback|Oct 1 2013

$41.85 online$55.50list price(save 24%)
My Weird School 21-Book Box Set
My Weird School 21-Book Box Set

Paperback|Oct 11 2011

$88.74 online$123.00list price(save 27%)
My Weird School Christmas 3-Book Box Set: Miss Holly Is Too Jolly!, Dr. Carbles Is Losing His…
My Weird School Christmas 3-Book Box Set: Miss Holly Is...

Paperback|Oct 6 2015

$17.30 online$19.23list price(save 10%)
see all books by Dan Gutman
Format:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.32 inPublished:June 25, 2013Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062091069

ISBN - 13:9780062091062

Customer Reviews of My Weird Writing Tips

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

“With pitch-perfect humor and forthright, no-nonsense encouragement, it’s an ideal writing and grammar guide for kids who typically wouldn’t touch one with a 10-foot poll. Er, pole.”