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Smile - Raina Telgemeier
Smile
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From the artist of BSC Graphix comes this humorous coming-of-age true story about the dental drama that ensues after a trip-and-fall mishap.Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after Girl Scouts she trips and falls, severely injuring her two front teeth. What follows is a... show more
From the artist of BSC Graphix comes this humorous coming-of-age true story about the dental drama that ensues after a trip-and-fall mishap.Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after Girl Scouts she trips and falls, severely injuring her two front teeth. What follows is a long and frustrating journey with on-again, off-again braces, surgery, embarrassing headgear, and even a retainer with fake teeth attached. And on top of all that, there's still more to deal with: a major earthquake, boy confusion, and friends who turn out to be not so friendly.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780545132060 (0545132061)
ASIN: 545132061
Publisher: GRAPHIX
Pages no: 214
Edition language: English
Series: Smile (#1)
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Book Cupidity
Book Cupidity rated it
4.5 Smile by Raina Telgemeier
Nothing makes me smile harder than seeing my little ones read. I caught my oldest little man reading this check-out at odd times... those times being any time when he could be watching his favorite you-tubers. He loved it, I adored it. This is where I'm supposed to tell you about the whole story and...
All about literacy for kids
All about literacy for kids rated it
3.0
This book could be used for grades 4-6 where students are going through changes like braces and glasses. It could help students feel more comfortable about themselves.
The Caffeinated Bibliophile
The Caffeinated Bibliophile rated it
4.0 Smile - Raina Telgemeier
Cute graphic novel based on the authors childhood, and the struggles faced in the tween/early teen years, especially when braces are involved. It almost felt like a walk down memory lane, though I was very lucky to have less-judgmental friends than poor Raina. The lessons learned in this book are ...
A Reading Vocation
A Reading Vocation rated it
4.0 Book 43/100: Smile by Raina Telgemeier
Around the Year Reading Challenge Item #35: An Award-Winning book (Will Eisner Comic Industry Award Winner)So, even though everyone who has laid eyes on this graphic novel seems to love it, regardless of age, I was never particularly interested in reading it. But it came up on my book club's reading...
ErikaLopez
ErikaLopez rated it
This book was pretty predictable because when she falls and brakes her teeth. It is very predictable that she well need to go threw all the process to get them fix that means she has to go threw a lot of pain and lots of changed is she wants to get them done. i thought this book was just right for m...
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