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Ramona

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Ramona

Kids everywhere feel connected to Ramona's unique way of looking at the world as she tries to adjust to new teachers, feels jealous about Susan's curls and is secretly pleased by Yard Ape's teasing. The scrapes she gets herself into --- like wearing pajamas to school or accidentally making egg yolk shampoo --- are funny and heartwarming, and sometimes embarrassing. No matter what --- Ramona's lively, curious spirit shines through.

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by Beverly Cleary and Jacqueline Rogers - Children's, Humor, Social Issues

Ramona Quimby is excited to start kindergarten. Then she gets into trouble for pulling her classmate's boingy curls during recess. Even worse, her crush rejects her in front of everyone. Beezus says Ramona needs to quit being a pest, but how can she stop if she never was trying to be one in the first place?

written by Beverly Cleary with illustrations by Jacqueline Rogers - Children's, Family, Family Life, Humor

With a teacher who doesn't understand her, a tattletale classmate and a scary dog who follows her on the walk home from school, Ramona has a hard time acting like the big girl everyone expects her to be. But when she shows up to school with a missing shoe, Ramona gets a fresh grip on her courage in order to make it through a mortifying situation.

written by Beverly Cleary with illustrations by Jacqueline Rogers - Children's, Family, Fiction, Humor

Seven-year-old Ramona Quimby's world is turned upside-down when her father unexpectedly loses his job. Things grow tense in the Quimby house, but Ramona resolves to help in any way she can --- even downsizing her Christmas list. But with bills piling up and her parents constantly stressed, Ramona wonders if life will ever go back to normal.

written by Beverly Cleary with illustrations by Jacqueline Rogers - Children's, Family, Family Life, Humor

Ramona Quimby is no longer seven, but not quite eight. Not allowed to stay home alone, yet old enough to watch pesky Willa Jean, Ramona wonders when her mother will treat her like her older, more mature sister, Beezus. But with her parents' unsettling quarrels and some spelling trouble at school, Ramona wonders if growing up is all it's cracked up to be.

written by Beverly Cleary with illustrations by Jacqueline Rogers - Children's, Education, Humor

Eight-year-old Ramona Quimby's zest for life is infectious as ever. Whether speaking her mind to her third-grade teacher, or befriending her schoolyard bully, Ramona can't be kept down! Then one day an embarrassing incident in the classroom leaves Ramona completely humiliated. Can she bounce back from this one?

written by Beverly Cleary with illustrations by Alan Tiegreen - Children's, Family, Family Life, Humor

Life can move pretty fast --- especially when you're in the third grade, your teenage sister's moods drive you crazy, and your mom has a suspicious secret she just won't share. Plus, Mr. Quimby's new job offer could have the entire family relocating. It's a lot to handle for Ramona. But whatever trial comes her way, Ramona can count on one thing for sure --- she'll always be Ramona…forever!

by Beverly Cleary

In RAMONA’S WORLD, Ramona is nine, the same age that her big sister Beezus was in BEEZUS AND RAMONA, and even though Ramona is still most definitely the little sister, she’s a brand-new big sister, too. And with that new role come new responsibilities, ones Ramona is not sure she’s ready for.