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Billy’s Booger

By: William Joyce

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Billy’s Booger: A Memoir (Sorta)

Summary:
Billy’s wild imagination gets him into trouble at school, but a creative writing contest could be the perfect opportunity for him to shine.

Rating: 3 ***

A fun story teaching kids to try and they might succeed. There’s even a book within a book as Billy’s submission is included in the middle of the book.

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Any Questions?

By: Mary Louise Gay

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Any Questions

Summary: Answers many of the questions the author receives from children on writing, including where she gets her ideas, how she learned to draw, and how many books she can write in one day.

Rating: 4 ****

Gay frames a story in a story. In the first story, kids are asking her questions about her writing and books. In this story, she and the kids create a story about a giant.

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