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Meet Jeff Stone, author of Phoenix

Jeff Stone lives in the Midwest with his wife and two children and practices the martial arts daily.

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The Beast in Ms. Rooney's Room
Written by Patricia Reilly Giff
Illustrated by Blanche Sims
eBook

It's September again.What does it mean for Richard "Beast" Best to be left back? It means being teased by his old friends while he's stuck facing the same old teacher in the same old classroom. He even has to take a special reading class with "babies" like Emily Arrow and Matthew... Read More
 





The Beast in Ms. Rooney's Room
Written by Patricia Reilly Giff
Illustrated by Blanche Sims
Trade Paperback

It's September again.What does it mean for Richard "Beast" Best to be left back? It means being teased by his old friends while he's stuck facing the same old teacher in the same old classroom. He even has to take a special reading class with "babies" like Emily Arrow and Matthew... Read More
 





The Candy Corn Contest
Written by Patricia Reilly Giff
Illustrated by Blanche Sims
eBook

It's almost Thanksgiving, and Richard Best can't stop thinking about Ms. Rooney's Candy Corn contest. Whoever can guess the exact number of yellow-and-orange candies in the jar on Ms. Roney's desk gets to keep them all. The only problem is Richard has to read a page in a library book for... Read More
 





The Candy Corn Contest
Written by Patricia Reilly Giff
Illustrated by Blanche Sims
Trade Paperback

It's almost Thanksgiving, and Richard Best can't stop thinking about Ms. Rooney's Candy Corn contest. Whoever can guess the exact number of yellow-and-orange candies in the jar on Ms. Roney's desk gets to keep them all. The only problem is Richard has to read a page in a library book for... Read More
 





December Secrets
Written by Patricia Reilly Giff
Illustrated by Blanche Sims
Trade Paperback

Emily is stuck with crybaby Jill Simon as her "secret Pal" to be kind to for the whole month of December. Read More
 





December Secrets
Written by Patricia Reilly Giff
Illustrated by Blanche Sims
eBook

Emily is stuck with crybaby Jill Simon as her "secret Pal" to be kind to for the whole month of December.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read More
 





Fish Face
Written by Patricia Reilly Giff
Illustrated by Blanche Sims
Trade Paperback

Emily Arrow may be a poor reader, but she's terrific in math and is also the fastest runner in her class. In October school gets even better when a newcomer from Florida, Dawn Tiffanie Bosco, joins the class and sits next to her.

When Emily sees that Dawn's a better reader and... Read More
 





The Valentine Star
Written by Patricia Reilly Giff
Illustrated by Blanche Sims
Trade Paperback

February is fun.



It's time for everyone in Ms. Rooney's room to make cards for the Valentine box. Emily Arrow couldn't be happier when Dawn Bosco gives her some colored stars to decorate her cards. She plans to make a special one for Ms. Vincent, the new student teacher.



But things take a... Read More
 





The Valentine Star
Written by Patricia Reilly Giff
Illustrated by Blanche Sims
eBook

February is fun.



It's time for everyone in Ms. Rooney's room to make cards for the Valentine box. Emily Arrow couldn't be happier when Dawn Bosco gives her some colored stars to decorate her cards. She plans to make a special one for Ms. Vincent, the new student teacher.



But things take a... Read More
 

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