Junie B. Jones #16: Junie B. Jones Is Captain Field Day (Library Binding)

By Barbara Park, Denise Brunkus (Illustrator)
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Meet the World's Funniest Kindergartner Junie B. Jones
Go, team With over 50 million books in print, Barbara Park's "New York Times" bestselling chapter book series, Junie B. Jones, is a classroom favorite and has been keeping kids laughing and reading for over 20 years In the 16th Junie B. Jones book, afternoon kindergarten is having a field day, and Junie B. Jones is team captain Only, here's the problem. Room Eight keeps on winning too many events. And so how will Room Nine ever become the kindergarten champions? As Captain Field Day, will Junie B. find a way to lead her team to victory? Or will it be up to someone else to save the day?
"Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set."
"Publisher's Weekly"
"Park convinces beginning readers that Junie B. and reading are lots of fun."
"Kirkus Reviews"
"Junie's swarms of young fans will continue to delight in her unique take on the world .A hilarious, first-rate read-aloud."
"Time Magazine"
"Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty.

About the Author

Barbara Park is one of today's funniest and most popular authors for middle-graders. Her many successful novels include "Mick Harte Was Here, " which received fifteen state Children's Choice awards, including the Texas Bluebonnet Award; "The Kid in the Red Jacket;" and "Skinnybones." She is also the best-selling author of the Junie B. Jones books, and "Psssst...It's Me, the Bogeyman, " a picture book.

Ms. Park lives in Scottsdale, Arizona, with her husband, Richard.

Denise Brunkus has illustrated more than sixty books for children, most notably the bestselling Junie B. Jones series by Barbara Park, Read All About It! by Laura Bush and Jenna Bush, and Charlie Hits It Big by Deborah Blumenthal. Denise is basically a neat person, so adding smudges and smears to the art for Sloppy Joe was an unexpected thrill. She lives in Massachusetts.

Denise Brunkus es una conocida ilustradora de libros para ninos con mas de sesenta libros publicados, entre los que se destacan la exitosa serie Junie B. Jones, Charlie Hits It Big, Chocolatina y Groundhog Gets a Say. Vive en Massachusetts con su esposo y su gran coleccion de libros.

Praise For…

"Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set."

From Publisher' Weekly:
"Park convinces beginning readers that Junie B.—and reading—are lots of fun."

From Kirkus Reviews:
"Junie's swarms of young fans will continue to delight in her unique take on the world....A hilarious, first-rate read- aloud."

From Booklist:
"Park, one of the funniest writers around . . . brings her refreshing humor to the beginning chapter-book set."

From Time magazine:
"Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty."

From School Library Journal:
"Park is truly a funny writer. Although Junie B. is a kindergartner, she's sure to make middle graders laugh out loud."

Product Details
ISBN: 9780375902918
ISBN-10: 0375902910
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: January 2nd, 2001
Pages: 80
Language: English