How to Get Famous in Brooklyn by Amy Hest

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Eight-year-old aspiring writer Janie records everything that she sees in her Brooklyn neighborhood in a little notebook, and when a strong gust of wind scatters the pages of the notebook, Janie becomes famous.

About Amy Hest

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Amy Hest is the author of many beloved and award-winning picture books, including Kiss Good Night, illustrated by Anita Jeram, and When Jessie Came Across the Sea, illustrated by P.J. Lynch. Amy Hest lives in New York City.Helen Oxenbury is the illustrator of many well-loved books, including most recently There's Going to Be a Baby, written by her husband, John Burningham. Helen Oxenbury lives in London.
Published April 1, 1995 by Prentice Hall & IBD. 32 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Armed with notebooks and colored markers, Janie does ``spy work,'' recording conversations in Margie's Hair Palace, describing her own likes and dislikes, and observing every small detail on her street.

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