Arthur's April Fool

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Mar 30, 1983 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Arthur worries about remembering his magic tricks for the April Fool's Day assembly and Binky's threats to pulverize him.

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User Review  - megross - LibraryThing

This book is very cute. It is Arthur wanting to do well at the April Fools assembly but there is a problem with a bully Binky. It gets scared of Binky and has to learn to overcome it and he does. He fools Binky in the end. Read full review

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User Review  - kmcgiverin05 - LibraryThing

This is a Fantasy story with talking animals, but as a reader you forget that they are animals and just start to think of them as normal children. This would be appropriate for the primary grades and ... Read full review

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About the author (1983)

Author and illustrator, Marc Brown was born in Erie, Pennsylvania in 1946. He attended the Cleveland Institute of Art. After college, he worked numerous odd jobs before he began his career. He is most renown for creating the Arthur series. The idea for Arthur, the aardvark came one night while telling his son a bedtime story. The first title in the series was "Arthur's Nose" written in 1976. Since then, Brown has written over thirty books in the Arthur Adventure series. D. W., Arthur's sister was another character created by Brown. In addition to writing, Brown also developed the Arthur television series on PBS.

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