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The Resource Guys write for guys read : Boys' favorite authors write about being boys, edited by Jon Scieszka

Guys write for guys read : Boys' favorite authors write about being boys, edited by Jon Scieszka

Label
Guys write for guys read : Boys' favorite authors write about being boys
Title
Guys write for guys read
Title remainder
Boys' favorite authors write about being boys
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jon Scieszka
Title variation
Boys' favorite authors write about being boys
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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/09286
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
920
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PS509.M46
LC item number
G89 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 6.2
  • 5.9
Series statement
Guys read
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Guys write for guys read : Boys' favorite authors write about being boys, edited by Jon Scieszka
Instantiates
Publication
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
  • The 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
  • The 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
  • The day I threw the Trivia Bowl
  • Robert Siegel
  • Bringing up 'saur subjects
  • Tedd Arnold
  • Rick Spears
  • Roy G. Biv
  • Seymour Simon
  • The hammer and the bullet
  • Arthur Slade
  • The masque of the red death
  • William Sleator
  • Reading and relating
  • Michael W. Smith
  • The dragon in the big glommy castle
  • My entire football career
  • Mark Teague
  • Bombs, girls
  • Jerry Spinelli
  • Conduct
  • Rick Telander
  • The 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
  • The 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
  • The legend of Tripod
  • Eoin Colfer
  • "O" foods
  • Chris Crutcher
  • What I'm telling you is the truth
  • Terry Davis
  • The rules
  • Esquire
  • Any questions, class?
  • My maturity, in flames
  • Matt Groening
  • Guide for guys
  • Douglas Florian
  • Why books are dangerous
  • Neil Gaiman
  • Brett Helquist
  • The follower
  • Jack Gantos
  • The 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
  • The pellet in the paint can
  • Chris Lynch
  • Unfinished business
  • John Marsden
  • Sergio Ruzzier
  • Daydreams
Control code
ocm57316740
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9780670011445
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004028984
Other control number
  • 9780670060078
  • 9780670060276
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Guys write for guys read : Boys' favorite authors write about being boys, edited by Jon Scieszka
Publication
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
  • The 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
  • The 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
  • The day I threw the Trivia Bowl
  • Robert Siegel
  • Bringing up 'saur subjects
  • Tedd Arnold
  • Rick Spears
  • Roy G. Biv
  • Seymour Simon
  • The hammer and the bullet
  • Arthur Slade
  • The masque of the red death
  • William Sleator
  • Reading and relating
  • Michael W. Smith
  • The dragon in the big glommy castle
  • My entire football career
  • Mark Teague
  • Bombs, girls
  • Jerry Spinelli
  • Conduct
  • Rick Telander
  • The 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
  • The 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
  • The legend of Tripod
  • Eoin Colfer
  • "O" foods
  • Chris Crutcher
  • What I'm telling you is the truth
  • Terry Davis
  • The rules
  • Esquire
  • Any questions, class?
  • My maturity, in flames
  • Matt Groening
  • Guide for guys
  • Douglas Florian
  • Why books are dangerous
  • Neil Gaiman
  • Brett Helquist
  • The follower
  • Jack Gantos
  • The 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
  • The pellet in the paint can
  • Chris Lynch
  • Unfinished business
  • John Marsden
  • Sergio Ruzzier
  • Daydreams
Control code
ocm57316740
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9780670011445
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004028984
Other control number
  • 9780670060078
  • 9780670060276
Other physical details
ill.

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