Dinah for President

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Macmillan, May 1, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 126 pages
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Middle school may swallow up others, but not dauntless Dinah. She is ready to make a name for herself, even as an entering sixth-grader, by running for class president. With the guts, the need for glory, and a budding awareness of environmental concerns, she almost pulls it off. Rip-roaring in some places, quietly funny in others.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

The ebullient Dinah (Dynamite Dinah, 1990) wants to make as big a mark at JFK Middle School as she did in her old school; she plunges wholeheartedly into running for office, determined to become the ... Read full review


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About the author (1992)

CLAUDIA MILLS has written dozens of books for children, most recently the novel" Trading Places" and the chapter book "Being Teddy Roosevelt," about which both "The Horn Book" and P"ublishers Weekly" declared, "Bully for Mills." Ms. Mills teaches philosophy at the University of Colorado in Boulder, where she lives with her family.