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The all-new book of lists for kids
Choron, Sandra.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, [2002]

Physical Description:
407 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
General Note:
Rev. ed. of: The book of lists. 1995.

Includes index.
Format :


Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
Item Holds
AG106 .C45 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area

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More than 300 lists about very nearly everything you really care about

THE ALL-NEW BOOK OF LISTS FOR KIDS is an information sandwich with everything on it, packed with the stuff you need to know and the stuff you never even knew you wanted to know. Here are tons of fun facts about your favorite movies, music, books, and sports and games, along with kid survival tips and techniques. Find out how to defend yourself against vampires, what to do if you're afraid of the dark, and how to look great in your school picture. You'll also find hundreds of addresses for kid-friendly Web sites (as well as information on how to visit them safely). THE ALL-NEW BOOK OF LISTS FOR KIDS delivers it all -- the serious, the silly, the useful, and the just plain fun.


It's easy to use -- just open the book to any page and dig in!
It's full of facts that will astound you and your friends.
It will make you LOL -- Laugh Out Loud ; ) It can help you save time. For example, it will teach you how to quickly make it look like you've cleaned your room.
It's portable: you can take it with you for fun on long, boring car rides.
You don't have to remember to feed it (all you have to do is read it).
It's way, way more fascinating than long division.
It offers some serious help on important issues -- like your allowance, bullies, and dealing with your parents.
It can help you answer a lot of weird questions.
It will never tell you that you're grounded.

Author Notes

Sandra Choron is an author, editor, art director, and literary agent
Harry Choron is a graphic designer

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Publisher's Weekly Review

"Let someone get ahead of you in line" makes the list of 60 Good Deeds. "A supply of someone's favorite candy bar" is one of 10 Great Gifts That Cost Under $10. With more than 300 lists and thousands of ideas, children will enjoy The All-New Book of Lists for Kids by Sandra and Harry Choron. a revised edition of The Book of Lists for Kids. But it's not all so altruistic: also included is a list of 13 Horrible Names to Call Kids Who Wear Braces. (June) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved

Table of Contents

1 Making It in a Kid's Worldp. 1
2 Getting It Together with Other Kidsp. 83
3 Toys, Games, and Hobbiesp. 127
4 Foodp. 185
5 Books, Magazines, the Comics, and Cyberfunp. 207
6 TV, Movies, and Musicp. 275
7 It's a Factp. 329
8 Just for Funp. 373
Contributorsp. 390
Bibliographyp. 391
Indexp. 394