Is He a Girl?

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Random House, 1993 - Juvenile Fiction - 69 pages
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This chapter book in Newbery Honor-winning and bestselling author Louis Sachar's Marvin Redpost series offers a sidesplitting take on the differences between girls and boys!
 
When Casey Happleton tells Marvin that if you kiss your elbow you'll turn into a girl, Marvin doesn't believe it. Then Marvin kisses his elbow by accident and starts to feel very strange. He wants pigtails and starts dotting his i's with little hearts. Could Casey be right? Or is it all in Marvin's head? You decide!
 
Hilarious and relatable, Marvin Redpost is perfect for kids who love to bond with quirky characters like George Brown, Class Clown and Junie B. Jones.

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He twisted his arm and kissed his elbow. Now he's a girl. With a squeaky voice, and a sexist view over boys. He's gonna have to twist his arm again in order to be a running, jumping, playing boy!! What will Marvin do? How will he tell his friends he's a girl? How will he get out of the games mommy and daddy? How will Marvin turn back into a boy?
Find out by read the book. Must read. Also tune into the Marvin read post series. If you liked this one you'll like the others, like Why pick on me? A deadly case of puns. kidnapped at birth.
 

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Ahh! Marvin Redpost is back for more fun and action! Read Is he a girl to find out why do his friend think he is a girl? READ READ READ!

Contents

A Weird Girl
1
Bugged
7
Marvin Wears a Dress
14
Dont Go to Sleep
17
The Ugliest Face in the World
23
Off to School
30
Its Fun to Be a Girl
36
A Little Different
41
He Wouldnt Hit a Girl
50
High Atop the Spiderweb
56
Caught in the Web
62
Normal
66
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About the author (1993)

Louis Sachar was born in East Meadow, New York, moved to Southern California when he was nine, and now lives in Austin, Texas. Louis's first book for children, Sideways Stories from Wayside School was accepted for publication during his first week of law school. Although Louis graduated and passed the bar exam, he opted to be a full-time writer for children rather than a lawyer.

Louis met his wife, Carla, when he was a visiting author at a school in Texas. She was a counselor at the same school. They have a daughter, Sherre. Louis likes to play chess, cards, ski, play the guitar (and sing loudly), but mostly he likes spending time with Carla and Sherre.

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