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ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

In the spiky spirit of Sunday Morning (1969) but more truly attuned to a child's point of view, Viorst reviews a really aggravating (if not terrible, horrible, and very bad) day in the life of a properly disgruntled kid who wakes up with gum in his hair and goes to bed after enduring lima beans for dinner and kissing on T.V. At school, "Mrs. Dickens liked Paul's picture of sailboat better than my ... Read full review

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Review: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (Alexander)

User Review  - Rachel Ferguson - Goodreads

it pays to read our it again. funny and not like the movie. hilarious illustrations. Read full review

Review: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (Alexander)

User Review  - Annie Carbutt - Goodreads

Alexander wakes up with gum in his hair, starting what he knows will be an awful day. And it is, all the way down to the pajamas he puts on that night before crawling into bed again. Some days are ... Read full review

Review: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (Alexander)

User Review  - Maggie - Goodreads

George C. Stone Center for Children's Books Recognition of Merit Award (1988), Indies Choice Book Award for Picture Book Hall of Fame (2010) "Mom says some days are like that." Yes, indeed, kid ... Read full review

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