Andrew clements, 70, formerly of westborough andrew clements. Andrew clements 19492019 was the author of the enormously popular frindle. More than 10 million copies of his books have been sold, and he was nominated for a multitude of state awards, including two christopher awards and an edgar award. About average kindle edition by clements, andrew, elliott, mark. Andrew clements 1 andrew clements disambiguation author division andrew clements is composed of at least 2 distinct authors, divided by their works. Andrew clements books list of books by author andrew. Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, ipad, iphone and android. He has four grown sons and lives with his wife in maine. Books by andrew clements andrew clements average rating 3. If a virtual private party is more your thing, go here for details.
A new book by andrew clements is a book which wont remain long unopened in my house, and this one i snapped up in one short afternoon. Maxwell in a week in the woods, clements says that i guess at heart im still a teacher. Visit scholastic, the worlds largest childrens book publisher. Andrew clements is a published author and illustrator of childrens books and young adult books. Literature book units by andrew clements jake drake bully buster grades 24 frindle grades 35 no talking grades 35 room one grades 35 the jacket grades 35 jake drake class clown grades 38. Andrew clements is the bestselling author of more than eighty books for young readers, including the modern classic frindle, which has sold over 6 million copies. Join a live hosted trivia game for your favorite pub trivia experience done virtually.
For help printing a booklet in adobe, click here i hope you enjoy. This story was turned into his first book frindle, which was published in 1996. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Discount prices on books by andrew clements, including titles like the friendship war. About average is a small book, and a brief look at a young girl, but clements has packed it full of heartrending and heartwarming vignettes that let us know jordan almost as well as she knows herself. Andrew clements is an american author who writes childrens books.
Ten of andrew clementss most beloved and bestselling school stories are now available as a boxed set, perfect for collecting or giving as gifts. West baldwin, maine andrew elborn clements passed away early in the. He passed away at the age of 70 on november 28, 2019. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our pro connect email alert. It was a great adventure, which ultimately led andrew into book publishing. By working at this company, he developed his interest to write books for kids. Its certainly a cool scifi concept, but this series is made even more captivating by the. A girl challenges herself to become extraordinary in the latest from bestselling author andrew clements. By the end of the year, she will no longer be average. Andrew clements books list of books by andrew clements. More than 10 million copies of his books have been sold, and he was. The book became frindle, and it was finally published in 1996, and it became popular and successful. Andrew clements author of the best seller, frindle.
See more ideas about andrew clements, frindle and author studies. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. About average by andrew clements 2014, paperback for. He has been nominated for a multitude of state awards and has won the christopher award and an edgar award. See more ideas about andrew clements, frindle and book study. Sturdy characters, a sincere sense of humor and an unexpected twist or two are all important to the story, and the references sprinkled in to pop culture are refreshing and not as prone to dating the book as in some novels. Go to the disambiguation page to edit author name combination and separation. She dreams about escaping her average existence but what she cant figure out is exactly how. In june 2015 it was named the phoenix award winner for 2016 as the best book that did not win a major award when it was published in 1996. Read the report card online by andrew clements books free. Andrew clements 8 books about average, report card, frindle, no talking.
Andrew clements school stories by andrew clements boxed. From bestselling and awardwinning author andrew clements, a quirky, imaginative tale about. Andrew clements theme unit reading comprehensions andrew clements school matters. Shes ordinary for her school, for her town, for even the whole wide world, it seems. The publisher asked me to write more stories about kids and teachers and school, and i did. Andrew clements delivers a pitchperfect novel for elementaryaged readers here. Protagonist jordans school has an antibullying policy, and she knows that when a classmate reported physical bullying to the authorities it turned out well, but she decides to handle this problem herself, and the solution she. Make connections and compare and contrast the book frindle with some of clementss other school stories. She sees evidence everywhere on tv, in movies and magazines, and even in the email blasts that fill her inbox.
Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading about average. Since 1985, over 80 of his books have been published. His debut novel frindle won annual book awards determined by the vote of u. Andrew clements books, author biography, and reading level. Play sporcle s virtual live trivia to have fun, connect with people, and get your trivia on. Andrew clements books, biography, contact information. Clements prefers to write in the solitude of a backyard shed. About average by andrew clements, mark elliott kirkus. Andrew clements was born may 29, 1949 in camden, new jersey. Andrew clements 8 books about average, report card.
Accordingly, i had high hopes for about average, but it did not pan out. Buy a cheap copy of about average book by andrew clements. The included titles are frindle, the landry news, the janitors boy, the school story, a week in the woods, lunch money, room one, no talking, lost and found, and extra credit. He has written a few series, including the pets to the rescue series, the jake drake series and more.
Read the report card by andrew clements for free with a 30 day free trial. First, let me say that andrew clements is a fabulous author who writes touching, engaging stories filling a great need for midlevel chapter books, especially ones that appeal to boys. Lessons and ideas books and authors top teaching blog teachers tool kit student activities the teacher store book clubs book fairs. His childrens novel frindle won several different book awards. Andrew clements believes good books make good things happen in real life. Childrens authorsandrew clements wikibooks, open books. The bestselling author of frindle shows that with a little kindness, it can. Andrew clements may 29, 1949 november 28, 2019 was an american writer of many childrens books. Andrew clementss books andrew clements average rating. The next job that clements had was in a book company which imported a lot of children books from europe. About average novel study based on the book written by andrew clements for more bookletstyle novel studies on andrew clements books. Powered by create your own unique website with customizable templates. Its another boy, also named andrew, also 12, and identical to drew in appearance, though not in character.
Clements is now a fulltime writer and stays in maine, where he used. As a former teacher of fourth graders and a father of four boys, clements is very familiar with kids lives. About average book by andrew clements, mark elliott. This established andrew clements as a fulltime writer henceforth. About average by andrew clements about the book jordan johnston wishes she were extraordinarily popular, pretty, athletic, musical, intelligent. It seems that everyone but jordan is good at something important. Frindle by andrew clements 1998, paperback for sale online ebay. As the end of sixth grade nears, jordan johnson, unhappy that she is only average in appearance, intelligence, and athletic ability, reveals her special skills when disaster strikes her central illinois elementary school. Andrew clements writes many stories about school kidstheir hopes, dreams, troubles, and talents.
Clemenpine,and it became andrews favorite place on earth. Sixthgrader jordan feels average, and she doesnt like it. Inscribed, signed, and dated by the author on the title page. Whether you need a classic kids book or classroomproven teaching materials, discover it at. She never gave up even though she didnt make the best. Parents need to know that about average, by bestselling childrens author andrew clements, deals with bullying specifically meanspirited verbal teasing. See all books authored by andrew clements, including frindle, and no talking, and more on.319 702 1290 419 893 1386 1148 1520 714 1200 426 1105 1091 1439 785 1612 1154 1506 1570 229 1220 585 787 1192 396 370 510 1516 576 928 255 1415 801 35 740 380