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0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 0.00 (0 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Beverly Cleary Narrator: Stockard Channing Publisher: HarperCollins Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The Ramona Quimby Series Release Date:
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At last Beverly Cleary has given Ramona Quimby a book of her own. No longer is she the shy nemesis of Henry Huggins or the exasperating responsibility of Beezus. Instead she is a five-year-old with spirit—and a rare opportunity to explain her side of things.

Ramona is thrilled to be starting kindergarten. She likes a little boy named Davy so much she wants to kiss him, and she loves Susan’s beautiful curls so much she wants to pull them to see them boing. Her teacher even promises her a present just for sitting still! So how does Ramona get in trouble? Well, anyone who knows Ramona knows that she is never a pest on purpose.

Nothing seems quite so funny to children as the tales of what they did when they were little. Here then is a hilarious account of kindergarten days for those who have passed that awkward stage.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “Universal themes of family, school, and growing up are highlighted here as Ramona Quimby heads off to kindergarten. Unsurprisingly, she has difficulty settling into a classroom routine. Stockard Channing channels Ramona’s energy, humor, and enthusiasm to perfection, and the happy ending will calm the fears of listeners worried about the next school year.”

    School Library Journal

  • “The conjunction of belly laugh and basal emotion puts this on a par with the best in the series.”  

    Kirkus Reviews

  • A School Library Journal Top Pick of Summer Audiobooks

Listener Opinions

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Cheryl | 6/29/2011

    " Ramona is a bit like Junie B. Jones--she's a kindergartner who doesn't like to do what she is told and seems to get into trouble with no trouble at all. I like to read "Seat Work" where Ramona chases Davy so she can try to kiss him. This is great to read right before Valentine's Day. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Lori | 6/26/2011

    " I'm reading these books with my 7 year old daughter. Cleary has an uncanny ability to portray the perspective of a pesky child. We thoroughly enjoyed the character!!








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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Kalia | 6/24/2011

    " These serise of books are great! I love the pictures in the books. The book also uses lots of adjectives to describe the book! It describes how they feel and what they wasnt to do! I hope other people get to read alot of these serise of books! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Alondra | 6/17/2011

    " all of ramomas books are funny and intersting "

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