Clementine and the Family Meeting

Clementine and the Family Meeting

eBook - 2013
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Clementine's having a nervous breakdown. The FAMILY MEETING! sign is up in her house, and she just knows she's in trouble for something. Has she been too mean to her little brother? Too sloppy? Eating too much junk food? Try as she might to find out what's on the agenda, her parents won't reveal anything before the meeting. As far as Clementine is concerned, the agenda should be something like: "We're getting a gorilla." But no, it's something entirely different. "We're talking about a new baby," says her father. "A brother or sister for you two. What do you think about that?" NO THANKS! is what Clementine thinks. After all, four is the perfect number for a family. There are four sides to a table, not five. Will Clementine learn to make room for one more? Readers will chuckle at Clementine's unique perspective on the age-old issue of sibling rivalry.
Publisher: [United States] : Disney Book Group : Made available through hoopla, 2013
ISBN: 9781423198604
1423198603
Branch Call Number: EBOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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darladoodles
Feb 16, 2018

This fifth Clementine novel does not disappoint. There is a science project in jeopardy, a family meeting to worry about, a missing favorite hat, her dad's new tool belt (Did he really get it from the president of the United States?), Margaret's makeup obsession and more. . . Love how Clementine describes her feelings in sections. Great way for kids to relate to having mixed feelings. Recommended!

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nelljean
Nov 20, 2017

These books each get better. Nothing bad in them. Funny. I see myself in Clementine.

vernessa7 Jun 10, 2013

It is a little sad ,funny and adventurous by michael

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grenfell1946
Aug 14, 2012

This book develops the theme of a new addition to the family nicely. Clementine at first does not want any additions to their perfect family but grows into the idea. Excellent for a child with a newly growing family.

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violet_seastar_9 Aug 22, 2013

violet_seastar_9 thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over

vernessa7 Jun 10, 2013

vernessa7 thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over

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Monet1
Jul 27, 2012

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vernessa7 Jun 10, 2013

Clementine saw a sign on the fridge that says family meeting and then she goes to school and her rat is missing so she searches for it but does not find it and when she goes home they have the meeting and they talk about what is on the agenda and then she goes to school and her partner for the science fair project wants to do a new project since the project with the rat did not work out.So they try to get ideas but did not get one and then they do get an idea because they find the rat they resumed the project with the rat. by michael

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vernessa7 Jun 10, 2013

quoted by michael from book: Back in Mr Dmatz's class that afternoon I had to hear a lot of Clementine pay attention and just like before I was paying attention.I was paying attention to all the things 18 new families might need over the weekend

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