Horrible Harry Goes to the Moon

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Viking, May 1, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 51 pages
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When Harry finds an ad for a used telescope, Miss Mackle suggests that the class try to earn the money to buy it. They're studying the moon in school, and having a telescope would be just perfect. So the class gets together and decides to have a bake sale. As soon as they make enough money to get the telescope they plan to have a moonwatch and invite all the parents. Everyone is so excited -- but no one knows that Harry has a surprise plan of his OWN for the big night.

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User Review  - cj214 - Overstock.com

The Horrible Harry book series are amazing and my son looked forward to his assigned reading each evening. Each book is as good as the next. Highly recommend. Simply GREAT! Read full review

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This is a strong addition to the series, with recognizable characters and an accessible format. Expressive pen-and-ink illustrations accompany the text... Horn Book While some of Kline's characters ... Read full review


Who Gets to Sit on the Moon?
The Suitcase
The Moonwatch

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Suzy Kline, the author of nineteen previous Horrible Harry books and four books about Song Lee, lives in Willington Connecticut with her husband, Rufus. Suzy and Rufus have been married for thirty-eight years. They met in the state where they both grew up: California. Suzy grew up in Berkeley and Rufus in Sacramento. Suzy graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in European history. She met Rufus at the Davis campus while attending that campus for a year. They got married and lived in different places, including Canada, before settling into Connecticut, the state they now call home.

Suzy taught in 5th and 6th grades at Shannon Elementary School in Richmond, California for 3 years, and 2nd and 3rd grades at Southwest Elementary School in Torrington, Connecticut for 24 years before retiring this past June. She now enjoys writing full-time and visiting schools and libraries. The couple share their home with two cats, Teeter and Hoag. They have two daughters, Jennifer and Emily, and four grandchildren: Jake, Kenna, Gabby and Saylor. A fifth grandchild is due in September, 2006. Suzy's mother just turned 96. She dedicated her most recent book, Horrible Harry Takes the Cake to her.

Suzy and Rufus enjoy attending UConn football and basketball games, and Suzy uses the UConn library as a reference for her writing facts.

Frank Remkiewicz has illustrated numerous books for children, including the popular Froggy books by Jonathan London (Viking and Puffin). He lives in Sarasota, Florida.

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