Fancy Nancy and the Posh Puppy by Jane O'Connor

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¡Nancy la Elegante ha vuelto! Y ahora que su familia ha decidido conseguir un perrito, ella estÁ segura de que serÁ mÁs elegante que nunca. DespuÉs de todo, un papillon— un perrito delicado y esponjoso— es el mÁximo ornamento. Pero su familia quiere un perro grande y ordinario. ¡CuÁn poco glamorosos!

Con el humor y la calidez caracterÍsticos de Nancy la Elegante, Nancy descubre que la verdadera elegancia no depende simplemente de la apariencia, sino de una genuina joie de vivre, que es una frase elegante para decir alegrÍa de vivir.

 

About Jane O'Connor

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Jane O'Connor is the author of more than thirty books for children, including Nina, Nina Ballerina, illustrated by DyAnne DiSalvo, and the Fancy Nancy picture book series. Ms. O'Connor lives with her family in ever-posh New York City.Desde la publicacion de Nancy la Elegante, el closet de Jane O’Connor cuenta con tantas boas, coronas y atuendos brillantes que a veces sus amigas no la reconocen por la calle. Aun reside (esa es una palabra elegante para decir que vive) en la ciudad de Nueva York con su familia y su companero canino, Arrow. Dan Gutman has written many weird books for kids. He lives in New Jersey (a very weird place) with his weird wife and two weird children. Dave Keane always loved monsters as a kid. Halloween was his favorite holiday, and he dreamed of becoming a werewolf or a vampire when he grew up. Instead he became a children's book writer and illustrator. Now he and his wife stay busy raising three little monsters of their own in Northern California. Jeff Brown created the beloved character of Flat Stanley as a bedtime story for his sons. He has written other outrageous books about the Lambchop family, including Flat Stanley, Stanley and the Magic Lamp, Invisible Stanley, Stanley's Christmas Adventure, Stanley in Space, and Stanley, Flat Again!
 
Published November 15, 2011 by Rayo. 32 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Aspiring converts to Nancy’s tony lifestyle will find Glasser’s humorous depictions of Nancy in all her glory inspirational, whether she’s dressed for the evening or making over her family.

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Captivated by a scrapbook of classic Hollywood stars, Fancy Nancy stays up late imagining herself a starlet donning a glamorous dress, posing for photographs and giving out autographs.

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Fancy Nancy Clancy, the charming child who likes beads, baubles and big words, returns for another fanciful adventure that will please her adoring audience.

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Publishers Weekly

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Fancy Nancy fans will loudly cheer her return and will be happy to discover that she has not lost a lick of her joie de vivre—or her glitter and glam. "I am ecstatic. (That's a fancy

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Publishers Weekly

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Fancy Nancy fans will loudly cheer her return and will be happy to discover that she has not lost a lick of her joie de vivre—or her glitter and glam. "I am ecstatic. (That's a fancy

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"Lindsay never ever ever" wears a dress, but her fabulous Aunt Fiona is having an "end-of-the-summer, snazzy, ritzy dress-up party" in an enormous hedge maze with moonlight dancing on the beach, and Mama (chic, even in her bathrobe) says a dress is de rigueur.

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Publishers Weekly

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As O'Connor explains in a foreword, “When you use [a fancy word] in a sentence, it's like adding sprinkles to vanilla ice cream!” The chosen words are generally helpful (hostess, wardrobe, understated) rather than precocious (ooh la la!), and reflect Fancy Nancy's special style.

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Publishers Weekly

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Fancy Nancy pirouettes into middle-grade territory with the launch of a mystery series that has her emulating another famous Nancy—Nancy Drew.

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The world has never seemed fancier to Nancy than at Christmas: there's abundant snow, the house is decked out in lights and, on Christmas Eve, Nancy has a special angel tree topper to hang.

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Fancy Nancy and the Posh Puppy is a completely charming story about a little girl with very fancy ideas.

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Common Sense Media

Our star rating assesses the media's overall quality.Find out more Parents need to know that this is part of the bestselling Fancy Nancy series, and each one just gets better than the last.

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Common Sense Media

Our star rating assesses the media's overall quality.Find out more Parents need to know that this is another Fancy Nancy adventure, this time in the outdoors, and it's packed with legitimate, accurate scientific facts as well as the usual Fancy Nancy pizzazz!

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FANCY NANCY AND THE POSH PUPPY is not just about wearing fancy dresses and acting glamorous.

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FANCY NANCY AND THE POSH PUPPY is not just about wearing fancy dresses and acting glamorous.

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