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4.15 out of 54.15 out of 54.15 out of 54.15 out of 54.15 out of 5 4.15 (20 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Barney Saltzberg Narrator: Zach Braff Publisher: Weston Woods Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: June 2015 ISBN: 9780545521352
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Stanley arrives at school, all set to celebrate Crazy Hair Day, only to find out he has mixed up the date with School Picture Day. In this uplifting story of friendship and kindness, what starts out as a worst-ever experience takes a surprising turn as Stanley’s best friend and his classmates concoct a creative show of solidarity.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “Saltzberg’s…engaging, eventually uplifting tale that shows how kids can be unforgettably cruel and unforgettably kind…all in the same day!”

    Amazon.com, editorial review

  • “This delightful tale of confusion and compassion is just the ticket to prepare for special days or defuse potential teasing if someone should arrive in the right getup on the wrong day.”

    School Library Journal

Listener Opinions

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Tara | 2/9/2014

    " This was a pretty cute book. It would be a great way to bring up empathy and others' points of view. I'm sure many parents and children alike have found themselves in a similar situation! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Vicki | 1/16/2014

    " Stanley loves the special theme days at school. He is super excited about Crazy Hair Day, there is only one problem. When Stanley gets to school he discovers that he got his dates wrong and instead of Crazy Hair Day; it is Class Picture Day! Great book! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Grace | 12/30/2013

    " Stanley wakes up very early to prepare for Crazy Hair day at school. When he gets to school he discovers that Crazy Hair day isn't until next Friday and school picture day is today! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Sha-Quita Jordan | 12/25/2013

    " This book was full of laughter. Stanley is excited about crazy hair day at school, until he discovers that he has gotten the wrong date. Students would enjoy this story, especially since the setting is school! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Karina Espinales | 12/22/2013

    " This is a really funny book. It is also great book to use to talk about embarrassing moments. It is a boy that think it is crazy hair day but it turns up to be next Friday. I used this book in a second grade class to learn about the author's purpose which was entertain. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Rebecca | 12/19/2013

    " This is a good read for self esteem issues. readers will have a character to relate to and work through the feelings. I recommend this for 1 at-3rd grades. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Heather | 12/17/2013

    " 34 months - A good book about how teasing can hurt. And how good friends can make everything ok when they make a mistake. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Beth | 12/10/2013

    " Imagine having the craziest hair style only to find out Crazy Hair Day is next Friday and it is actually yearbook picture day. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Schuerra | 11/10/2013

    " Great book about being who you are. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Amber | 9/18/2013

    " Great book to talk about you might be different from the rest of the class, but in the end, you will fit in the class just fine. We as teachers need to accept our student no matter how different they are. "

  • 1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5 Anna | 9/5/2013

    " When Stanley wears crazy hair on the wrong day his friends help him feel silly by making their hair crazy too. He was afraid of people making fun of him. But the names are very hard to ssay and they really don't flow together well. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 B | 7/6/2013

    " JP Stanley believes it crazy hair day at school when in fact it is class picture day. His spiky colored hair will certainly stick out until the class comes up with a great solution to make Stanley feel better. For younger elem. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Kira Richardson | 11/9/2012

    " This was a nice book that would be entertaining to young students. I believe that students would be able to make text to self connections through this book. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Nanee Zogaa | 6/8/2012

    " One student thought it was crazy hair day at school, but he got his days mixed up. He came to school to find out that he was the only one with crazy hair! To add to his distress, it was picture day too! But, his classmates came to his rescue and helped him fit in. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 faelinwolf | 5/20/2012

    " The ending to this book is awesome! I love how all the students band together to support Stanley. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Teri | 5/3/2012

    " Story is OK--fun to read with a crazy hair day for school "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Jonna | 4/12/2012

    " cute book for school aged kids, although Dane (4) likes it, too. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Linda | 3/12/2012

    " Great book for the little ones about making mistackes and acceptance "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Kristen Scott | 3/5/2012

    " Good story about turning a bad or embarassing moment into a funny memory or situation. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Alyson (Kid Lit Frenzy) | 2/26/2012

    " I loved this book. Stanley thinks it is crazy hair day but when he gets to school he discovers that it is picture day instead. When Stanley gets laughed at, he runs out of the classroom. In the end, he learns an important lesson from his friends. "

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About the Narrator

Zachary Israel “Zach” Braff is an American actor, director and screenwriter. Braff first became known in 2001 for his role as Dr. John Dorian on the television series Scrubs, for which he was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series in 2005. In 2004, Braff made his directorial debut with Garden State. Braff wrote the film, starred in it, and compiled the soundtrack record. He won numerous awards for his directing work, and also won the Grammy Award for Best Soundtrack Album in 2005.