Kevin Corbett Eats Flies

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Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books, Dec 1, 1987 - Fathers and sons - 160 pages
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Kevin Corbett is known in class for such stunts as eating flies and swallowing goldfish. When the new girl in class dares him to chew a goldfish, the fun really starts in this hilarious story that children will love!

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User Review  - Jodi - Goodreads

This was the first book I ever read for pleasure. I loved it - I think I was 12 or something. Read full review

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User Review  - Liz - Goodreads

I totally guessed on the date i read this, but it was the first chapter book I ever read so I had to go search it out and put it on my read list... don't really remember the book very well, but i do recall being crazy proud of myself when i was done! Read full review

Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (1987)

Author Patricia Hermes was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1936. She graduated from St. John's University with degrees in speech and English. She taught English and social studies in middle school before taking time off to raise her five children. When she returned to teaching, she was less satisfied with the job and decided to take a class in writing nonfiction for adults. She wrote essays and nonfiction for adults before she starting writing books for children and young adults. In 1980, her first book, What If They Knew?, was published. Since then she has written over fifty books and received numerous awards including the Smithsonian Notable Book Award, the C. S. Lewis Honor Award, the American Library Association Best Book Award, and the award for the New York Public Library Best Book for the Teen Years. She also writes The Cousins Club series and novelizations for screenplays including My Girl and My Girl 2. She has also researched and written six historical novels in the Scholastic Dear America/My America series.

Carol Newsom has been working in watercolor and oils for over 30 years and has illustrated over 130 children's books for every major publisher. An award-winning illustrator, she has given numerous seminars on book illustration and taught drawing and painting classes.Carol lives, works, and plays in Colorado with her husband Tom, who is also an illustrator. She enjoys skiing, cycling, golfing, and hiking in Colorado's beautiful outdoors.

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