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May 22, 2007
| 75 Minutes
| Middle Grade (8-12)
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May 22, 2007 | ISBN 9780739360514 | Middle Grade (8-12)
Henry Green eats so much chocolate he comes down with chocolate fever.
Robert Kimmel Smith is a writer, mostly known for his award-winning books for children. The War with Grandpa has received eleven State Reading Awards, including the William Allen White Children’s Book Award and the California Young Reader Medal. His other works… More about Robert Kimmel Smith
"It’s all quite preposterous and lots of laughs, and so are the cartoon illustrations."–Publishers Weekly.
author fun factsBorn: July 31Education: Brooklyn College and U.S. Army Intelligence SchoolResidence: Brooklyn, New YorkPrevious jobs: Gas station jockey, traveling salesman, advertising writer for 15 yearsPets: Used to have cats, but not currently. Favorite hobbies: Cooking, baking and eating. My current love is Italian food and fruit tarts for my wife.Favorite foods: I LOVE chocolate and bittersweet chocolate desserts. I’ll eat most things when I’m not dieting.Favorite clothes to wear: Easy things. . . jeans, sweaters, chinos. I have a few dress-up slacks and jackets and a few suits I never wear.Favorite colors: Blue is my favorite color, especially shirtsFavorite books: Good stories, from thrillers to family dramas. And children’s books by friends.
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