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Guys write for Guys Read, edited by Jon Scieszka

Label
Guys write for Guys Read
Title
Guys write for Guys Read
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jon Scieszka
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There's something for every guy in this collection of stories, mini-memoirs, advice, poems, comics and drawings chosen by readers on the Guys Read web site
Summary
Short stories, anecdotes, cartoons, and columns are compiled in this amusing collection by male authors, such as Stephen King and Gordon Korman, who share their comical, sad, and strange memories of what life was like for them when they were boys and theimpact those moments had in their later lives
Pace
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
151027
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/09286
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 11 up
  • 920
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS509.M46
LC item number
G89 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Guys write for Guys Read, edited by Jon Scieszka
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Avi
  • Walter Dean Myers
  • Licky Dave
  • Garth Nix
  • Anything can happen
  • Kenneth Oppel
  • No, David!
  • David Shannon
  • Dead body
  • Jerry Pallotta
  • It all began with books
  • Crossing
  • Christopher Paolini
  • from "How Angel Peterson got his name"
  • Gary Paulsen
  • The 1928 Packard
  • Richard Peck
  • Lone [star] Ranger
  • Daniel Pinkwater
  • David Sheldon
  • A day at the zoo
  • Boys are big experts
  • T.A. Barron
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • "Funny you should ask" from The life of Reilly
  • Rick Relly
  • Peter Sís
  • Death of a writer
  • David Rice
  • Sweet dreams
  • Steve Rushin
  • Maybe yeah, maybe nah
  • René Saldaña, Jr.
  • Reading can be dangerous
  • Bufos
  • Graham Salisbury
  • Lane Smith --
  • Brothers
  • Jon Scieszka
  • GUYfesto--who we are!
  • Darren Shan
  • Day I threw the Trivia Bowl
  • Robert Siegel
  • Bringing up 'saur subjects
  • Tedd Arnold
  • Rick Spears
  • Roy G. Biv
  • Seymour Simon
  • Hammer and the bullet
  • Arthur Slade
  • Masque of the red death
  • William Sleator
  • Reading and relating
  • Michael W. Smith
  • Dragon in the big glommy castle
  • My entire football career
  • Mark Teague
  • Bombs, girls
  • Jerry Spinelli
  • Conduct
  • Rick Telander
  • Fire escape
  • Ned Vizzini
  • My first step to the White House
  • Chris Van Allsburg
  • Give a guy a newspaper
  • David Bauer
  • Bill Vlasic
  • Eat dirt
  • Rich Wallace
  • Training the bear
  • Will Weaver
  • Pals forever: me Bobby Fisher, and the Hardy Boys
  • Jeffrey D. Wilhelm
  • Aw, nuts!
  • Mo Willems
  • "Puzzle pieces" from The lost garden
  • Only a game
  • Laurence Yep
  • Heartbeat
  • David Yoo
  • I was young in the old days
  • Paul O. Zelinsky
  • Edward Bloor
  • Gondanaland
  • Truth about the world
  • Tony DiTerlizzi
  • E, A minor, B7
  • Bruce Brooks
  • My brilliant invention
  • William G. Brozo
  • A real guy
  • Michael Cart
  • My life of crime
  • Peter Cherches
  • Triplets
  • Lloyd Alexander
  • Timothy Basil Ering
  • Legend of Tripod
  • Eoin Colfer
  • "O" foods
  • Chris Crutcher
  • What I'm telling you is the truth
  • Terry Davis
  • Rules
  • Esquire
  • Any questions, class?
  • My maturity, in flames
  • Matt Groening
  • Guide for guys
  • Douglas Florian
  • Why books are dangerous
  • Neil Gaiman
  • Brett Helquist
  • Follower
  • Jack Gantos
  • Red fire engine
  • David Macaulay
  • M.T. Anderson
  • There must be a mistake
  • Morris Gleitzman
  • Thwacked
  • David Granger
  • My superpowers
  • Dan Greenburg
  • My dad is better than your dad
  • Andy Griffiths
  • Adam McCauley
  • Let's go to the videotape
  • Daniel Adel
  • Dan Gutman
  • Boys, beer, barf, and bonding
  • Bruce Hale
  • Shooting the breeze
  • Dave and Liam McKean
  • Principals and principles
  • Daniel Handler
  • A great, big, beautiful world
  • Will Hobbs
  • My French teacher tried to kill me
  • Stone=throw
  • Anthony Horowitz
  • Learning how to be a boy
  • James Howe
  • Lightning man
  • Jarrett J. Krosoczka
  • A casualty of war
  • Brian Jacques
  • Wrestling with reading
  • Patrick Jones
  • Dav Pilkey
  • Marc Aronson
  • from "on writing"
  • Stephen King
  • Pop
  • David Klass
  • Guy things
  • Gordon Korman
  • Role-playing and discovery
  • Jerry Pinkey
  • Busted
  • Erik P. Kraft
  • Superpatriot
  • Copies
  • David Lubar
  • When all bicycles were black
  • Vladimir Radunsky
  • Pellet in the paint can
  • Chris Lynch
  • Unfinished business
  • John Marsden
  • Sergio Ruzzier
  • Daydreams
Control code
9131235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9781415598245
Lccn
2004028984
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm57316740
Label
Guys write for Guys Read, edited by Jon Scieszka
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Avi
  • Walter Dean Myers
  • Licky Dave
  • Garth Nix
  • Anything can happen
  • Kenneth Oppel
  • No, David!
  • David Shannon
  • Dead body
  • Jerry Pallotta
  • It all began with books
  • Crossing
  • Christopher Paolini
  • from "How Angel Peterson got his name"
  • Gary Paulsen
  • The 1928 Packard
  • Richard Peck
  • Lone [star] Ranger
  • Daniel Pinkwater
  • David Sheldon
  • A day at the zoo
  • Boys are big experts
  • T.A. Barron
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • "Funny you should ask" from The life of Reilly
  • Rick Relly
  • Peter Sís
  • Death of a writer
  • David Rice
  • Sweet dreams
  • Steve Rushin
  • Maybe yeah, maybe nah
  • René Saldaña, Jr.
  • Reading can be dangerous
  • Bufos
  • Graham Salisbury
  • Lane Smith --
  • Brothers
  • Jon Scieszka
  • GUYfesto--who we are!
  • Darren Shan
  • Day I threw the Trivia Bowl
  • Robert Siegel
  • Bringing up 'saur subjects
  • Tedd Arnold
  • Rick Spears
  • Roy G. Biv
  • Seymour Simon
  • Hammer and the bullet
  • Arthur Slade
  • Masque of the red death
  • William Sleator
  • Reading and relating
  • Michael W. Smith
  • Dragon in the big glommy castle
  • My entire football career
  • Mark Teague
  • Bombs, girls
  • Jerry Spinelli
  • Conduct
  • Rick Telander
  • Fire escape
  • Ned Vizzini
  • My first step to the White House
  • Chris Van Allsburg
  • Give a guy a newspaper
  • David Bauer
  • Bill Vlasic
  • Eat dirt
  • Rich Wallace
  • Training the bear
  • Will Weaver
  • Pals forever: me Bobby Fisher, and the Hardy Boys
  • Jeffrey D. Wilhelm
  • Aw, nuts!
  • Mo Willems
  • "Puzzle pieces" from The lost garden
  • Only a game
  • Laurence Yep
  • Heartbeat
  • David Yoo
  • I was young in the old days
  • Paul O. Zelinsky
  • Edward Bloor
  • Gondanaland
  • Truth about the world
  • Tony DiTerlizzi
  • E, A minor, B7
  • Bruce Brooks
  • My brilliant invention
  • William G. Brozo
  • A real guy
  • Michael Cart
  • My life of crime
  • Peter Cherches
  • Triplets
  • Lloyd Alexander
  • Timothy Basil Ering
  • Legend of Tripod
  • Eoin Colfer
  • "O" foods
  • Chris Crutcher
  • What I'm telling you is the truth
  • Terry Davis
  • Rules
  • Esquire
  • Any questions, class?
  • My maturity, in flames
  • Matt Groening
  • Guide for guys
  • Douglas Florian
  • Why books are dangerous
  • Neil Gaiman
  • Brett Helquist
  • Follower
  • Jack Gantos
  • Red fire engine
  • David Macaulay
  • M.T. Anderson
  • There must be a mistake
  • Morris Gleitzman
  • Thwacked
  • David Granger
  • My superpowers
  • Dan Greenburg
  • My dad is better than your dad
  • Andy Griffiths
  • Adam McCauley
  • Let's go to the videotape
  • Daniel Adel
  • Dan Gutman
  • Boys, beer, barf, and bonding
  • Bruce Hale
  • Shooting the breeze
  • Dave and Liam McKean
  • Principals and principles
  • Daniel Handler
  • A great, big, beautiful world
  • Will Hobbs
  • My French teacher tried to kill me
  • Stone=throw
  • Anthony Horowitz
  • Learning how to be a boy
  • James Howe
  • Lightning man
  • Jarrett J. Krosoczka
  • A casualty of war
  • Brian Jacques
  • Wrestling with reading
  • Patrick Jones
  • Dav Pilkey
  • Marc Aronson
  • from "on writing"
  • Stephen King
  • Pop
  • David Klass
  • Guy things
  • Gordon Korman
  • Role-playing and discovery
  • Jerry Pinkey
  • Busted
  • Erik P. Kraft
  • Superpatriot
  • Copies
  • David Lubar
  • When all bicycles were black
  • Vladimir Radunsky
  • Pellet in the paint can
  • Chris Lynch
  • Unfinished business
  • John Marsden
  • Sergio Ruzzier
  • Daydreams
Control code
9131235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9781415598245
Lccn
2004028984
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm57316740

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