Glamorous Glasses

Glamorous Glasses

by Barbara Johansen Newman

Hardcover

$16.95

Overview

Bobbie and Joanie are best friends and best cousins, and they do everything together. So when Joanie has to get glasses, Bobbie figures she'll get them, too—especially once she discovers the fabulous frames on display at the eyeglasses store. Meanwhile, Joanie has the opposite reaction. Glasses make her feel different and look different. And they're uncomfortable. So the ever-resourceful Bobbie comes up with a perfect plan to make both of them happy. Illustrations full of rich, comical details enhance this story about friendship and a classic childhood experience.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781590788783
Publisher: Astra Publishing House
Publication date: 09/01/2012
Pages: 40
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 510L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Barbara Johansen Newman was a puppeteer, puppet maker, and fiber sculptor before turning to illustration and textile design. Her artwork has appeared in magazines, newspapers, and advertising, and she has illustrated over twenty children's books, including Tex and Sugar, which she also wrote. She and her family live outside Boston, and in her spare time she enjoys hunting online and in antique shops for vintage treasures, especially new additions to her collection of glamorous glasses. You can visit her website at johansennewman.com.

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