Almost Starring Skinnybones

by Barbara Park

Alex "Skinnybones" Frankovitch is an irrepressible optimist and a great first-person... read more

Alex "Skinnybones" Frankovitch is an irrepressible optimist and a great first-person narrator for a light-hearted story about a 12-year-old who gains the dubious honor making a TV cat food commercial and maybe even a chance for fleeting fame at school, as well. (Ages 9-11)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1988

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