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Gooney Bird Greene

Written by Lois LowryAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Lois Lowry
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· Listening Library (Audio)
· Unabridged Audiobook Download · Ages 6-9 years
· March 24, 2009 · $7.50 · 978-0-7393-7282-1 (0-7393-7282-3)

Gooney Bird Greene
Written by Lois Lowry, Read by Lee Adams
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739372821
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ABOUT THIS BOOK

Two-time Newbery Medalist Lois Lowry introduces a new girl in class who loves being the center of attention and tells the most entertaining “absolutely true” stories.

There’s never been anyone like Gooney Bird Greene at Watertower Elementary School. What other new kid comes to school wearing pajamas and cowboy boots one day and a polka-dot t-shirt and tutu on another? Gooney Bird has to sit right smack in the middle of the class because she likes to be in the middle of everything. She is the star of story time and keeps her teacher and classmates on the edge of their seats with her “absolutely true” stories. But what about her classmates? Do they have stories good enough to share?


From the Trade Paperback edition.

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“Lowry’s masterful writing style reaches directly into her audience, managing both to appeal to young listeners and to engage older readers.”—The Bulletin

“A hybrid of Harriet, Blossom, and Anastasia, irrepressible Gooney Bird is that rare bird in children’s fiction: one that instantly becomes an amusing and popular favorite.”—Kirkus Reviews


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AUTHOR BIOGRAPHY

Lois Lowry has written many books beloved by children and adults alike. From the popular Anastasia Krupnik series to her best-selling novel The Giver, her books have garnered countless honors and awards, including two Newbery Medals. Look for Number the Stars, Messenger, The Silent Boy, Gathering Blue, Gossamer, The Willoughbys, and The Giver on audio from Listening Library.

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