Nothing's Fair in Fifth Grade, Issue 1981

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Viking Press, 1981 - Schools - 137 pages
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Jenny knows one thing for sure - Elsie Edwards is a fat thief who steals people's lunch money to buy candy. So when the book club money disappears, why is the whole class punished? Nothing's fair!

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User Review  - caitlinsnead - LibraryThing

Elsie Edwards is the new girl in the fifth grade. But she is overweight and miserable. Her new classmates dislike her because they find her disgusting. And Elsie even steals their lunch money. Read full review

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Library Thing Part D Diversity-Obesity DeClements, Barthe. Nothing's Fair in Fifth Grade. New York, NY: Puffin, 2009. Print. A fifth grade teacher strongly suggested that I include this title in my ... Read full review

Contents

THE FAT BLOND GIRL
3
THE FINGER POINTS
15
FAT GIRLS CANT DANCE
43
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Barthe Declements is an author of children's and young adult books. Some of her published credits include Fourth Grade Wizards, Double Trouble, I Never Asked You to Understand Me, and Bite of the Gold Bug: A Story of the Alaskan Gold Rush (Once Upon America).

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