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Chamelia and the New Kid in Class

By Ethan Long (Hardcover Book, 2013)
Chamelia is a chameleon who loves to stand out in a crowd. She's always the star of the show, especially at school. But when a new kid in class becomes the center of attention, Chamelia feels left out. Can she figure out how to beat her competition? Or will she learn to share the spotlight and make a new best friend?

Join the fabulous Chamelia in this funny and charming story about friendship, school, and the true meaning of being a star!

  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Hardcover Book

    • Price: $16.99 US/$18.50 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316210423

    • On Sale Date: 06/25/2013

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    • Imprint: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    Formats Available: Hardcover Book, Electronic Book

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Chamelia is a chameleon who loves to stand out in a crowd. She's always the star of the show, especially at school. But when a new kid in class becomes the center of attention, Chamelia feels left out. Can she figure out how to beat her competition? Or will she learn to share the spotlight and make a new best friend?

Join the fabulous Chamelia in this funny and charming story about friendship, school, and the true meaning of being a star!

Ethan Long enjoyed writing the first Chamelia book so much, he decided to create another one. As well as being the author and illustrator of many other children's books, he is also the creator of the animated series Tasty Time with Zefronk, currently airing on Disney Junior. He lives with his wife, Heather, his three children in sunny Orlando, Florida. His website is www.ethanlong.com.

  • Praise for Chamelia and the New Kid in Class:

    A 2014 Children's Choice Book Awards Finalist

    "Long makes Chamelia, and now Cooper as well, pop off the pages with collaged, fabric-patterned clothing...His characters are expressive to the nth degree...Chamelia's upturned snout speaks volumes"

    ( Kirkus Reviews ).

  • Praise for Chamelia:
    An L.A. Times summer reading pick

    "The clever incorporation of actual textile, as busy and vibrant as Chamelia herself, invigorates... she is one unique lizard." (Kirkus).

  • "The reader will be delighted by the different outfits that Chamelia chooses to wear... This is great story for reading aloud and for beginning readers."  ( Library Media Connection ).

  • "His digitally collaged pictures, which are composed along a single, stagelike plane, have comic energy." (Publishers Weekly).

  • Praise for Tickle the Duck!:
    A Book Sense Kid's Pick
    An NAPPA Honor Award Winner
    A BCCB Bulletin Blue Ribbon Winner
    A Child Magazine Best Book of the Year

    Praise for Tickle the Duck!:
    "Fans of Mo Willems's pigeon tales will find themselves in familiar territory." (Kirkus Reviews).

  • Praise for Tickle the Duck!:
    "Here the tactile pleasures of Pat the Bunny meet the comedic style of Mo Willems' Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus." (BCCB).

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Product Details

Chamelia and the New Kid in Class
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $16.99 US/$18.50 CAN
  • Pages: 40
  • Physical Dimensions: 11" x 8-1/2"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316210423
  • On Sale Date: 06/25/2013
Chamelia and the New Kid in Class