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by Kevin Henkes


She was a perfect baby, and she had a perfect name. Chrysanthemum. When she was old enough to appreciate it, Chrysanthemum loved her name. And then she started school. "I'm named after my grandmother," said Victoria. "You're named after a flower." Chrysanthemum wilted. Life at school didn't improve. In fact, it got worse. Then the students were introduced to their music teacher, Mrs. Twinkle. Mrs. Delphinium Twinkle. And suddenly, Chrysanthemum blossomed ... An ALA Notable Book A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year Horn Book Fanfare Honor List 


SKU: 9780688096991
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  • ISBN-13: 9780688096991

    Publisher: Greenwillow Books

    Publish Date: September 1991

    Page Count: 32

    Reading Level: Ages 4-8


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