Book review by Kristen Breck, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Playful story full of fun, inventions, trouble, and friends.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 13+

the book { horrible don't read melonhead} of terror [melonhead]

i don' think it's a good book it is so boring it's like watching your teacher read the whole harry potter series in two hours.

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Too much consumerism
age 6+

Book Details

  • Author: Katy Kelly
  • Illustrator: Gillian Johnson
  • Genre: Humor
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Delacorte Press
  • Publication date: March 10, 2009
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 8 - 12
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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