Junie B., First Grader: Shipwrecked (Junie B. Jones, No. 23)

Junie B., First Grader: Shipwrecked (Junie B. Jones, No. 23)

Barbara Park

Language: English

Pages: 88

ISBN: 0375828052

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


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 more than twenty years. Over 60 million copies in print and now with a bright new look for a new generation!
 
Meet the World’s Funniest First Grader—Junie B. Jones! Room One is putting on a play. And guess what? It’s about explorers looking for the New World! And there’s ships and sea captains and everything! Plus here’s the bestest news of all—Junie B. Jones thinks she might be the star of the whole entire production! Only, sailing the ocean blue is not as easy as it looks, apparently. ’Cause problems keep on happening. Like the actors keep catching the flu. And bossy May keeps trying to take over the show. Can this play be saved? Will the ships ever get to land? Or is Room One in for a disaster at sea that they will never forget?
 
USA Today:
“Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set.”
 
Publishers 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:
“Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty.”

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Atlantic Ocean. Then my bestest friend Herbert chose to be Land. And that is the importantest role of all, almost. ’Cause without Land, you can't actually land, probably. After Herb, lots of other children picked their parts, too. Then finally, it was May's turn. May had to go last because all her facts were about the dumb Mayflower, and not about Columbus. She stood up very grouchy. “All the good roles are already taken. So I guess I'll have to be the tubby old Santa María,” she grumped.

blue?” Lucille pretended to think for a second. Then she fluffed her fluffy hair. And she pulled fake money out of her purse. “Okay. Here's some money,” she said. “But please bring back the change.” Mr. Scary quick raised his hand and hollered, “Hold it!” “I don't really remember the line about bringing back the change, Lucille,” he said. “Is that something new you've added?” Lucille nodded. “Yes. My nanna and I thought of it over the weekend,” she explained. “Nanna says that rich people

along, I'll find someone else to do your parts. Do you both understand?” May kept looking at me. “I understand. Do you understand, Junie Jones? Huh? Do you? Do you? Do you?” Mr. Scary stood back up. Then—very silent—he took May to the back of the stage. And he made her sit down. I laughed and pointed and waved to her back there. Then bad news. I had to sit down, too. As soon as I finished writing, the bell rang to go home. I quick put away my journal. And I skipped out of Room One

play! Then whew! All of us got relief on our faces. And we hurried to the auditorium as fast as we could go. And we quick put on our costumes. I tapped on Sheldon very giggly. “My stomach has flutterflies in it,” I said. “Does yours, Sheldon? Does your stomach have flutterflies in it?” Just then, Roger sneezed real loud near Sheldon's ear. Sheldon made a sick face. Then he quick held his nose nostrils again. And he whispered the word germy boy. Pretty soon, Mr. Scary made the shush sign.

said the name of it. “Vomit absorbent,” he said kind of quiet. “It's called vomit absorbent.” At first, Herbert just stood at his desk very frozen. He did not say any words. Then, after a minute, he did a little shiver. And he sat back down. “Maybe I'll just draw her a picture,” he said. Gus Vallony nodded. Then he packed up his stuff. And he waved goodbye to Room One. And Mr. Scary walked him into the hall. While he was gone, Sheldon put his lunch sack on his head. As soon as Mr. Scary

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