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Guys write for Guys read, edited by Jon Scieszka ; foreword by Jon Scieszka

Label
Guys write for Guys read
Title
Guys write for Guys read
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jon Scieszka ; foreword by Jon Scieszka
Title variation
Jon Scieszka presents Guys write for Guys read
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There's something for every guy in this collection of stories, mini-memoirs, advice, poems, comics and drawings chosen by readers on the Guys Read website
Cataloging source
VPW
Dewey number
810.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Ages 11 up."
LC call number
PS509.M46
LC item number
G89 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Scieszka, Jon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Men
  • American literature
  • Children's literature, American
  • Men
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Children's literature, American
  • Men
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Guys write for Guys read, edited by Jon Scieszka ; foreword by Jon Scieszka
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Jon Scieszka presents
  • Edition statement from front cover flap
  • "Boys' favorite authors write about being boys!"--Cover
  • Includes new foreword and an excerpt from Knucklehead by Jon Scieszka
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Marc Aronson
  • Superpatriot
  • Avi
  • The crossing
  • T.A. Barron
  • Reading can be dangerous
  • Tedd Arnold
  • My entire football career
  • David Bauer
  • Only a game
  • Roommates
  • Edward Bloor
  • Gondwanaland
  • Tony DiTerlizzi
  • E, A minor, B7
  • Bruce Brooks
  • My brilliant invention
  • William G. Brozo
  • A real guy
  • Michael Cart
  • My life of crime
  • Jon Scieszka
  • Peter Cherches
  • Triplets
  • Timothy Basil Ering
  • The legend of Tripod
  • Eoin Colfer
  • "O" foods
  • Chris Crutcher
  • What I'm telling you is the truth
  • Terry Davis
  • The rules
  • The truth about the world
  • Esquire
  • Any questions, class?
  • Matt Groening
  • Guide for guys
  • Douglas Florian
  • Why books are dangerous
  • Neil Gaiman --
  • Brett Helquist
  • The follower
  • Jack Gantos
  • Lloyd Alexander
  • My maturity, in flames
  • M.T. Anderson --
  • Daniel Adel
  • Stone=throw
  • My dad is better than your dad
  • Andy Griffiths --
  • Adam McCauley
  • Let's go to the videotape
  • Dan Gutman
  • Boys, beer, barf, and bonding
  • Bruce Hale
  • Shooting the breeze
  • Dave and Liam McKean
  • Principals and principles
  • The red fire engine
  • Daniel Handler
  • A great, big, beautiful world
  • Will Hobbs
  • My French teacher tried to kill me
  • Anthony Horowitz
  • Learning how to be a boy
  • James Howe
  • Lightning man
  • Jarrett J. Krosoczka
  • A casualty of war
  • David Macaulay
  • Brian Jacques
  • Wrestling with reading
  • Patrick Jones --
  • Dav Pilkey
  • from "on writing"
  • Stephen King
  • Pop
  • David Klass
  • Guy things
  • Gordon Korman
  • There must be a mistake
  • Role-playing and discovery
  • Jerry Pinkey
  • Busted
  • Erik P. Kraft
  • Copies
  • David Lubar
  • Morris Gleitzman
  • Thwacked
  • David Granger
  • My superpowers
  • Dan Greenburg
  • Walter Dean Myers
  • Licky Dave
  • Garth Nix
  • Anything can happen
  • Kenneth Oppel
  • No, David!
  • David Shannon
  • Dead body
  • Jerry Pallotta
  • It all began with books
  • When all bicycles were black
  • Christopher Paolini
  • from "How Angel Peterson got his name"
  • Gary Paulsen
  • The 1928 Packard
  • Richard Peck
  • Lone [star] Ranger
  • Daniel Pinkwater --
  • David Sheldon
  • A day at the zoo
  • Boys are big experts
  • Vladimir Radunsky
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • "Funny you should ask" from The life of Reilly
  • Rick Relly --
  • Peter Sís
  • The death of a writer
  • David Rice
  • Sweet dreams
  • Steve Rushin
  • Maybe yeah, maybe nah
  • René Saldaña, Jr.
  • The pellet in the paint can
  • Bufos
  • Graham Salisbury --
  • Lane Smith --
  • Brothers
  • Jon Scieszka
  • GUYfesto--who we are!
  • Darren Shan
  • Chris Lynch
  • Unfinished business
  • John Marsden --
  • Sergio Ruzzier
  • Daydreams
  • The masque of the red death
  • William Sleator
  • Reading and relating
  • Michael W. Smith
  • The dragon in the big glommy castle
  • Mark Teague
  • Bombs, girls
  • Jerry Spinelli
  • Conduct
  • Rick Telander
  • The day I threw the Trivia Bowl
  • The fire escape
  • Ned Vizzini
  • My first step to the White House
  • Chris Van Allsburg
  • Give a guy a newspaper
  • Bill Vlasic
  • Eat dirt
  • Rich Wallace
  • Training the bear
  • Will Weaver
  • Robert Siegel
  • Pals forever: me, Bobby Fisher, and the Hardy Boys
  • Jeffrey D. Wilhelm
  • Aw, nuts!
  • Mo Willems
  • "Puzzle pieces" from The lost garden
  • Laurence Yep
  • Heartbeat
  • David Yoo
  • I was young in the old days
  • Paul O. Zelinsky
  • Bringing up 'saur subjects
  • Rick Spears
  • Roy G. Biv
  • Seymour Simon
  • The hammer and the bullet
  • Arthur Slade
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
New ed.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780670011445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1542536
  • 1526245
  • 1526245
  • (OCoLC)226392063
  • 1518869
  • (OCoLC)ocn226392063
  • 1518869
  • 1526245
  • 1526245
  • 1542536
  • 1542536
Label
Guys write for Guys read, edited by Jon Scieszka ; foreword by Jon Scieszka
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Jon Scieszka presents
  • Edition statement from front cover flap
  • "Boys' favorite authors write about being boys!"--Cover
  • Includes new foreword and an excerpt from Knucklehead by Jon Scieszka
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Marc Aronson
  • Superpatriot
  • Avi
  • The crossing
  • T.A. Barron
  • Reading can be dangerous
  • Tedd Arnold
  • My entire football career
  • David Bauer
  • Only a game
  • Roommates
  • Edward Bloor
  • Gondwanaland
  • Tony DiTerlizzi
  • E, A minor, B7
  • Bruce Brooks
  • My brilliant invention
  • William G. Brozo
  • A real guy
  • Michael Cart
  • My life of crime
  • Jon Scieszka
  • Peter Cherches
  • Triplets
  • Timothy Basil Ering
  • The legend of Tripod
  • Eoin Colfer
  • "O" foods
  • Chris Crutcher
  • What I'm telling you is the truth
  • Terry Davis
  • The rules
  • The truth about the world
  • Esquire
  • Any questions, class?
  • Matt Groening
  • Guide for guys
  • Douglas Florian
  • Why books are dangerous
  • Neil Gaiman --
  • Brett Helquist
  • The follower
  • Jack Gantos
  • Lloyd Alexander
  • My maturity, in flames
  • M.T. Anderson --
  • Daniel Adel
  • Stone=throw
  • My dad is better than your dad
  • Andy Griffiths --
  • Adam McCauley
  • Let's go to the videotape
  • Dan Gutman
  • Boys, beer, barf, and bonding
  • Bruce Hale
  • Shooting the breeze
  • Dave and Liam McKean
  • Principals and principles
  • The red fire engine
  • Daniel Handler
  • A great, big, beautiful world
  • Will Hobbs
  • My French teacher tried to kill me
  • Anthony Horowitz
  • Learning how to be a boy
  • James Howe
  • Lightning man
  • Jarrett J. Krosoczka
  • A casualty of war
  • David Macaulay
  • Brian Jacques
  • Wrestling with reading
  • Patrick Jones --
  • Dav Pilkey
  • from "on writing"
  • Stephen King
  • Pop
  • David Klass
  • Guy things
  • Gordon Korman
  • There must be a mistake
  • Role-playing and discovery
  • Jerry Pinkey
  • Busted
  • Erik P. Kraft
  • Copies
  • David Lubar
  • Morris Gleitzman
  • Thwacked
  • David Granger
  • My superpowers
  • Dan Greenburg
  • Walter Dean Myers
  • Licky Dave
  • Garth Nix
  • Anything can happen
  • Kenneth Oppel
  • No, David!
  • David Shannon
  • Dead body
  • Jerry Pallotta
  • It all began with books
  • When all bicycles were black
  • Christopher Paolini
  • from "How Angel Peterson got his name"
  • Gary Paulsen
  • The 1928 Packard
  • Richard Peck
  • Lone [star] Ranger
  • Daniel Pinkwater --
  • David Sheldon
  • A day at the zoo
  • Boys are big experts
  • Vladimir Radunsky
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • "Funny you should ask" from The life of Reilly
  • Rick Relly --
  • Peter Sís
  • The death of a writer
  • David Rice
  • Sweet dreams
  • Steve Rushin
  • Maybe yeah, maybe nah
  • René Saldaña, Jr.
  • The pellet in the paint can
  • Bufos
  • Graham Salisbury --
  • Lane Smith --
  • Brothers
  • Jon Scieszka
  • GUYfesto--who we are!
  • Darren Shan
  • Chris Lynch
  • Unfinished business
  • John Marsden --
  • Sergio Ruzzier
  • Daydreams
  • The masque of the red death
  • William Sleator
  • Reading and relating
  • Michael W. Smith
  • The dragon in the big glommy castle
  • Mark Teague
  • Bombs, girls
  • Jerry Spinelli
  • Conduct
  • Rick Telander
  • The day I threw the Trivia Bowl
  • The fire escape
  • Ned Vizzini
  • My first step to the White House
  • Chris Van Allsburg
  • Give a guy a newspaper
  • Bill Vlasic
  • Eat dirt
  • Rich Wallace
  • Training the bear
  • Will Weaver
  • Robert Siegel
  • Pals forever: me, Bobby Fisher, and the Hardy Boys
  • Jeffrey D. Wilhelm
  • Aw, nuts!
  • Mo Willems
  • "Puzzle pieces" from The lost garden
  • Laurence Yep
  • Heartbeat
  • David Yoo
  • I was young in the old days
  • Paul O. Zelinsky
  • Bringing up 'saur subjects
  • Rick Spears
  • Roy G. Biv
  • Seymour Simon
  • The hammer and the bullet
  • Arthur Slade
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
New ed.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780670011445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1542536
  • 1526245
  • 1526245
  • (OCoLC)226392063
  • 1518869
  • (OCoLC)ocn226392063
  • 1518869
  • 1526245
  • 1526245
  • 1542536
  • 1542536

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