The Resource Funny Business, Jack Gantos, (electronic resource)

Funny Business, Jack Gantos, (electronic resource)

Label
Funny Business
Title
Funny Business
Statement of responsibility
Jack Gantos
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
It's here: Volume One of the official Guys Read Library. Jon Scieszka's Guys Read initiative was founded on a simple premise: that young guys enjoy reading most when they have reading they can enjoy. And out of this comes a series that aims to give them just that. Ten books, arranged by theme, featuring the best of the best where writing for kids is concerned. Each book is a collection of original short stories, but these aren't your typical anthologies?each book is edgy, inventive, visual, and one-of-a-kind, featuring a different theme for guys to get excited about. Funny Business is based around the theme of?what else??humor, and if you're familiar with Jon and Guys Read, you already know what you're in store for: ten hilarious stories from some of the funniest writers around. Before you're through, you'll meet a teenage mummy; a kid desperate to take a dip in the world's largest pool of chocolate milk; a homicidal turkey; parents who hand over their son's room to a biker; the only kid in his middle school who hasn't turned into a vampire, wizard, or superhero; and more. And the contributor list includes bestselling author, award winners, and fresh new talent alike: Mac Barnett, Eoin Colfer, Christopher Paul Curtis, Kate DiCamillo (writing with Jon Scieszka), Paul Feig, Jack Gantos, Jeff Kinney, David Lubar, Adam Rex, and David Yoo. Guys Read is all about turning young readers into lifelong ones?and with this book, and each subsequent installment in the series, we aim to leave no guy unturned
Accompanying matter
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gantos, Jack
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pinchot, Bronson
  • Boatman, Michael
  • Keating, John
  • DiCamillo, Kate
  • Scieszka, Jon
  • Barnett, Mac
  • Overdrive Inc
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  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Humor (Fiction)
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Label
Funny Business, Jack Gantos, (electronic resource)
Link
http://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BHAAAAA2l/products/f52b51a0-7c46-45ec-9e72-d436b4180499
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Publication
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digital storage
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stereophonic
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  • unknown
Form of item
online
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not applicable
Isbn
9780062007667
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
F52B51A0-7C46-45EC-9E72-D436B4180499
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  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • OverDrive Listen
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Label
Funny Business, Jack Gantos, (electronic resource)
Link
http://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BHAAAAA2l/products/f52b51a0-7c46-45ec-9e72-d436b4180499
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062007667
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
F52B51A0-7C46-45EC-9E72-D436B4180499
System details
  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • OverDrive Listen
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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