Looking For Me: Ruby the Copycat

Friday, June 13, 2008.

Ruby The CopycatAuthor: Peggy Rathmann
Illustrator: Peggy Rathmann
Published: 1991 Scholastic (on JOMB)
ISBN: 0590474235

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Spare, natural dialogue, carefully chosen details and keenly expressive illustrations keep us alternately giggling and cringing at the delicate shifts of sentiment from uncertainty and admiration through flattery, imitation, loss of self and then frustration in this celebration of selfhood found.

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Comment by Cook 2nd Grade Class-Cook MN

September 30, 2009 @ 10:25 am

We thought your book was great because of the pictures and it was very funny! We also liked the end when Ruby was good at hopping and became friends. We liked Ruby!!!

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