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Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger (rack) (original 1995; edition 1998)

by Louis Sachar, Adam Mccauley (Illustrator)

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Title:Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger (rack)
Authors:Louis Sachar
Other authors:Adam Mccauley (Illustrator)
Info:HarperCollins (1998), Edition: Reissue, Paperback, 160 pages
Collections:Children: 7-9
Tags:humor, coming of age, school, classic

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Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger by Louis Sachar (1995)

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this book actually made me cry a little bit it was so beautiful ( )
  beckyface | Nov 22, 2015 |
this book actually made me cry a little bit it was so beautiful ( )
  beckyface | Nov 22, 2015 |
this book actually made me cry a little bit it was so beautiful ( )
  beckyface | Nov 22, 2015 |
Wayside will certainly appeal to the target audience, and adults will enjoy the crazy humor as well. Sensitive children or ones who don't have a grasp of irony should stay away from it. ( )
  librisissimo | Jun 3, 2015 |
These are fun books. ( )
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To Carla and Sherre, with love
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For two hundred and forty-three days, a lonely sign hung on the front of the old school building.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0380723816, Paperback)

Hooray! Wayside School is Open Again!

All the kids from Wayside School had to spend 243 days in horrible schools while Wayside closed to get rid of the cows (Don't ask!). Now the kids are back and the fun begins again on every floor. Miss Much has prepared a Day on the 30th floor--with dogs and cats and frogs and skunks and pigs, and an orange named Fido causing a terrible commotion. In Mrs. Drazil's class, they're throwing a coffeepot, a sack of potatoes, a pencil sharpener, and a light bulb out the window to see which hits the ground first. But the big surprise is that Mrs. Jewls is expecting a baby--but one named Cootie Face or Bucket Head--and a substitute teacher is coming--and everyone knows what that means...

Something strange is going on at the already peculiar Way side School, when Mrs. Jewls leaves her students with a succession of substitute teachers. "Wayside School devotes [will] turn pages eagerly...these additional anecdote about wayside school will surely tickle the funny bones of fans"-School Library Journal

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Unusual things continue to happen in the classroom on the thirtieth floor of Wayside School, which was accidentally built sideways with one classroom on each story.

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