Burns Rubber

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Random House Children's Books, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 91 pages
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NEW YORK TIMES bestselling and Newbery Honor winning author Jennifer Holm teams up with Matthew Holm to bring you a fully illustrated graphic novel series packed with humor and kid appeal--BABYMOUSE!
With multiple Children's Choice awards and over 1.7 million books in print, kids, parents, and teachers agree that Babymouse is perfect for fans of Junie B. Jones, Ivy and Bean, Big Nate, Dork Diaries, and the Ramona chapter books!
Babymouse's big dreams of becoming a race car driver come true when she and her best pal, Wilson, enter the Race of the Century""(or at least the school year). But will she and Wilson crash and burn? Or will they cruise to the Winners' Circle? Find out in "Burns Rubber"--the 12th hilarious, action-packed installment of the beloved Babymouse graphic novel series!
Here's what people are saying about Babymouse!
"The Chicago Sun-Times: "
"Move over, Superman, here comes Babymouse!"
Starred Review, " The Horn Book: "
"Nobody puts Babymouse in the corner!"
"Booklist: "
"Cute, smart, sassy Babymouse is fun and funny, and this book, like its predecessors, will draw reluctant readers as well as Babymouse fans."
"The Bulletin: "
"An almost absurdly likeable heroine."

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User Review  - marvelousleah - LibraryThing

This black-and-white-and-pink graphic novel is a fast and enjoyable read for kids 7 and up. With girly hearts and pink accents, this comic is a good counterpart to boy-centered comics like Calvin and ... Read full review

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User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

This book is a Cybils '10 nominee and as a panelist for Graphic Novels this is required reading for me. #12. Babymouse Burns Rubber. 96 pgs. Jan. 12, 2010 - Babymouse's friend can fix anything and she ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Brother-sister team Matthew "Lightning" Holm and Jennifer "Watch out!" Holm are both excellent drivers (though Matt did fail his learner's permit test the first time). Today, Jennifer is the "New York Times" bestselling author of several highly acclaimed novels, including three Newbery Honor-winners, "Our Only May Amelia," "Penny from Heaven," and "Turtle in Paradise. " Matthew Holm is a graphic designer and freelance writer.

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