Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great

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Macmillan Children's Books, 2003 - Conduct of life - 127 pages
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Sheila hates swimming. And dogs. And ghosts. And thunderstorms. She'll do anyting to avoid them all - except admit that she's scared. Her new freind Mouse Ellis, yo-yo champion of Tarrytown, thinks she's chicken. But Sheila is determiend to show everyone that she can be Sheila the Great.

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User Review  - Alyssa - Goodreads

It's weird yet so great. I can relate to Libby, I'm an older sister you know! Haha! Good work, Ms. Judy. Read full review

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User Review  - June - Goodreads

Hilarious and inspiring, Sheila adds color and humor to her world with an overly active imagination. Through this coping mechanism, she is able to create her own reality amidst the unacceptable drudgery of ordinary life. Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Judy Blume was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey on February 12, 1938. She received a bachelor's degree in education from New York University in 1961. Her first book, The One in the Middle Is the Green Kangaroo, was published in 1969. Her other books include Are You There, God? It's Me Margaret; Then Again, Maybe I Won't; Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing; Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great; and Blubber. Her adult titles include Wifey, Smart Women, Summer Sisters, and In the Unlikely Event. In 1996, she received the American Library Association's Margaret A. Edwards Award for Lifetime Achievement and in 2004, she received the National Book Foundation's Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.

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