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Chrysanthemum / by Kevin Henkes.

By: Henkes, Kevin.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Greenwillow Books, c1991Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0688096999; 9780688096991; 0688097006 (lib. bdg.); 9780688097004 (lib. bdg.); 1579820859; 9781579820855.Subject(s): Names, Personal -- Fiction | Teasing -- Juvenile fictionDDC classification: [E] Online resources: Publisher description Summary: Chrysanthemum loves her name, until she starts going to school and the other children make fun of it. 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.
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Chrysanthemum loves her name, until she starts going to school and the other children make fun of it. 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.

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Chrysanthemum / by Henkes, Kevin. ©1991
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