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Diary of a Spider

Diary of a Spider( 5 customer ratings | )
Author: Cronin, Doreen
Illustrator: Bliss, Harry
ISBN:978-0-06-000153-7
Publication Date:Feb 2006
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $24.99
Book Description:

This is the diary ... of a spider.

But don't be worried - he's more scared of you and your gigantic shoe! Actually, he's a lot like you. He goes to gym class and has Grandparents' Day at school. But he also spins sticky webs, scales walls, and takes wind-catching lessons. Lucky for him, his best friend is a fly!

Doreen Cronin and Harry Bliss, the team behind the #1 bestselling Diary Of A Worm, spin a hilarious tale about the upside-down web world of an eight-legged...
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Book Details
Pages:40
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Insects, Spiders, Etc.
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):19.5 x 26.3 x 0.8 cm
Book Weight:0.342 Kilograms
Author Biography
Cronin, Doreen (Author)
Doreen Cronin was born in Queens, New york. She grew up in Merrick, Long Island. She attended Pennysylvania State University where she majored in journalism. Eventually she found herself using her journalism background in the world of publishing. and she turned her sights toward law and attended St. john's University School of Law. She went on to work as an attorney in a Manhattan Law firm. She wrote her book Click, Clack, Moo, Cows That Type in 1995, shortly after the death of her father. It took another five years, however, before the book was published. She stated in her bio that this book was not only her first published book but also the easiest book to write, taking her only about 20 minutes to jot down the story. The book went on to become a Caldecott Honor Book. While the book eventually met with great success, publishers rejected it repeatedly for several years until a publisher eventually called her with the news that it would be published. Her success as a children's author continued with books such as Diary of a Worm published in 2003 and winner of Parent's Choice Award Slver 2003 Picture Book, Diary of a Spider published in 2003 and Rescue Bunnies. She made the 2013 New York Times High Profiles List with her title Click, Clack, Boo!: A Tricky Treat.

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