When I grow up (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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When I grow up

When I grow up

Author: Al Yankovic; Wes Hargis
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
An exuberant eight-year-old details for his teacher and classmates the astonishing variety of inventive careers he is thinking of pursuing when he grows up.

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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Children's picture books
Children's fiction
Picture books
Stories in rhyme
Humorous fiction
Juvenile works
Humorous stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Al Yankovic; Wes Hargis
ISBN: 9780061926914 0061926914 9780545497305 0545497302 9781561565153 1561565156
OCLC Number: 641532022
Awards: Goodreads Choice Award Winner 2011
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 x 29 cm
Responsibility: Al Yankovic ; illustrations by Wes Hargis.


Grammy Award winner and pop culture icon "Weird Al" Yankovic delivers his first picture book, bringing his trademark wit, wordplay, and silliness to a story that explores the timeless question "What  Read more...


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"A rare book with appeal to both kids and adults." -- Booklist

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Children will enjoy this rhyming book.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-04-11) Very Good Permalink

Told in Dr. Seuss type rhyme, this tale of a little boy’s answer to his teacher about what he will be when he grows up shows the limitless possibilities when he uses his imagination. Some are serious, some silly but they are all within the imagination of our title character. Children will enjoy...
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by ultimatesouvik (WorldCat user published 2013-02-05) Very Good Permalink

Al Yankovic's "When I Grow Up", is brilliant. It is a fun filled book full of rhyming. Billy explains all the things he wants to be when he grows up in a detailed and creative fashion. He thinks since his...
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by Arline (WorldCat user published 2012-05-24) Excellent Permalink

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