The Best School Year Ever

The Best School Year Ever

Book - 1994
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The six horrible Herdmans, the worst kids in the history of the world, cause mayhem throughout the school year.
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 1994.
ISBN: 9780060230395
Branch Call Number: J/ROBI
Characteristics: 117 p. 21 cm.


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Jul 26, 2020

The Herdmans are back--not as funny as the first book--but still worth reading. Our narrator spends the whole year of academic hi-jinks trying to think up compliments for Imogene Herdman before the end of the year. The ending is heartwarming, just like the Christmas story. Again, the narrator's dad gets most of the good lines.

JCLHeatherM Jan 25, 2019

When the children of Woodrow Wilson School participate in a 'Compliment for Classmates' project, Beth is assigned one of the school bullies - Imogene Herdman. Imogene and her siblings terrorize teachers and classmates alike - from tattooing heads to putting animals down people's backs. Beth recalls a year's worth of misadventures and accidents in order to find a compliment for Imogene - proving that there really is a little bit of good in everyone.

Nov 06, 2014

The Herdmans are hilarious.


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Dec 17, 2014

brown_bat_62 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 6 and 11

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