The Dunderheads

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Candlewick Press, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 54 pages
A tyrannical teacher gets her just due in a delightfully subversive, outrageously funny tale by Newbery Medalist Fleischman (Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices). Full color.

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User Review  - Patrick-Shea14 - LibraryThing

The Dunderheads by Phil Fleischman Parents need to know that this is not a book for younger kids. Most older kids will love the humor. However, the message is complicated (the teacher is evil, and the ... Read full review

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User Review  - sarabeck - LibraryThing

In my opinion, this was a really good book. I really liked the watercolor illustrations by David Roberts. They were very detailed and I thought they fit the written text appropriately. I also liked ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Paul Fleischman won the Newbery Medal for JOYFUL NOISE: POEMS FOR TWO VOICES and a Newbery Honor for GRAVEN IMAGES. Among his award-winning picture books are SIDEWALK CIRCUS, THE ANIMAL HEDGE, and WESTLANDIA. He lives in Aromas, California.

David Roberts is the author-illustrator of the Bertie books and the illustrator of many books for children, including THE DUMPSTER DIVER by Janet S. Wong. He lives in London.

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