Chloris and the Weirdos

by Kin Platt

Publisher: Bantam Books (Mm)

Written in English
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  • Children: Babies & Toddlers
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Open LibraryOL7821457M
ISBN 100553236806
ISBN 109780553236804

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Chloris and the Weirdos book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A year-old chronicles life with a mixed-up sister, a twic /5. Book 2 of 2 in the Chloris Series. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — — $ Hardcover, December 1, — — $ 5/5(1). Chloris and the Weirdos Paperback – January 1, by Kin Platt (Author) › Visit Amazon's Kin Platt Page.

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Chloris and the weirdos. [Kin Platt] -- A year-old chronicles life with a mixed-up sister, a twice-divorced mother, and a boyfriend who is an ace skateboarder. CHLORIS AND THE WEIRDOS. GET Chloris and the Weirdos book BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe But younger sister Jenny, who has already told the story of Chloris and the Creeps () and the Freaks (), has turned a likable 13; and this episode has a lot to do with Jenny's own blossoming relationship with skateboarder Harold, who takes.

Chloris and the Weirdos. By Kin Platt. Grades. This book is a story about families who care about one another, but do not always agree with each other. The aspects of dating can be enjoyable but not what some expect. This book is a story about families who care about one another, but do not always agree with each other.

While Kin Platt's Chloris and the Freaks was a rather mildly entertaining reading experience when I perused the novel as a teenager, even then, even at that time, I found especially the book title Chloris and the Freaks massively inappropriate and actually quite majorly loathsome (vindictively nasty), and many of the thematics and scenarios depicted more than a bit overly exaggerated (and /5.

Kin Platt (–) was an American writer-artist, painter, sculptor, caricaturist and comics artist, best known for penning radio comedy and animated TV series, as well as children's mystery novels, for one of which he received the Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award.

He additionally wrote and drew comic books (creating an early funny-animal superhero, Supermouse) and comic stripsAwards: Edgar Award, Chloris, wife of Neleus, king of Pylos. It is, however, not always clear whether she or the below Chloris and the Weirdos book is mentioned in this role.

Chloris, one of the Niobids. Chloris, daughter of Orchomenus, married the seer Ampyx (son of Elatus), with whom she had a child Mopsus who also became a renowned seer and would later join the Argonauts. Published in and written by Carl Posey, the Big Book of Weirdos illustrates the biographies of sixty-seven of the world's greatest eccentrics.

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The Weirdos were originally a s-inspired hard rock and roll band that, like the Ramones in New York City, predated the UK punk scene. While initially trying to distance themselves from the genre name "punk" that was created in New York, ultimately the band, in the words of John Denney, "just kinda became more like this punk ROCK N ROLL type Genres: Punk rock.

Platt, Kin. Chloris and the Weirdos (March ) Potok, Chaim. My Name is Asher Lev Reiss, Johanna. The Journey Back Schmidt, Gary D. Lizzie. Patricia Campbell, in her review of "Chloris and the Weirdos," in Interracial Books for Children Bulletin (reprinted by permission of Interracial Books for Children Bulletin, Broadway, New.

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Essays and criticism on Kin Platt - Zena Sutherland. Jenny writes about her problems and her sister Chloris in [Chloris and the Weirdos], a sequel to Chloris and the Creeps and Chloris and the. Kin Platt. Kin Platt () was the author of the perennially popular I Can Read Book Big Max, as well as several outstanding young-adult novels and the Max Roper mystery series for adults.

Platt was also a noted cartoonist. Chip Clewt, whom people have named the “weirdo,” is determined to protect the Powhatan swamp from the local hunters. “An eloquent debate pitting human and animal rights against each other is both informative and moving as this murder mystery/love story/environmental thriller weaves its uncommon spell.

Deftly drawn characterizations, from the admirable to the loathsome, and an engrossing /5(2). The Weirdos were MAGNIFIQUE. A tiny venue, and even then lightly attended by my standard, this venerable first-generation Los Angeles punk band (which I saw 2 years ago at Punk Rock Bowling here in Las Vegas, and before that in at the Starwood in Los Angeles) started off the first few songs sloppy (I believe due to sound problems) but after that came thru with flying : Skipking.

* Chloris and the Weirdos * Chloris and the Creeps LOUISE PLUMMER * My name is Su5san Smith the Five is silent * The Romantic Obsessions and Humiliations of Annie Sehlmeier – Jacob Have I loved was a pretty good book but it felt overwhelmingly sad – Louise is a plain girl, her sister Caroline is the golden girl.

Everyone seems to fall. 'Weirdo' is an absorbing, page-turning crime thriller that held my attention from start to finish. Sure, it's a slow-burner but that's no bad thing in my book. The attention to detail is truly admirable and a sense of place (the Norfolk coast) comes through very strongly.

Cathi Unsworth has a great talent for animating the lonely, alienated /5(88). Kin Platt; Kin Platt (primary author only) Author division. Kin Platt is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes. Kin Platt is composed of 7 names. You can examine and separate out names. Combine with. See all books authored by Kin Platt, including Big Max, and Big Max and the Mystery of the Missing Giraffe (I Can Read Book 2), and more on Chloris and the Weirdos.

Kin Platt $ Match point for murder. Kin Platt $ Brogg's Brain. Kin Platt $ - $ The Kissing Gourami. Kin Platt. Out of Stock. Frank and Stein. The Weirdos. likes 1 talking about this. The Weirdos, Characters by Mike McCartneyFollowers: Chloris and the Weirdos by Kin Platt - book cover, description, publication : Kin Platt.

Fortunately, the Weirdos did manage to release a handful of singles and EPs during their heyday, as well as demoing plenty of material that never saw release, and Weird World, Vol. 1 collects 14 superb cuts that set the record straight -- the Weirdos were, quite simply, one of the best and brightest American bands of punk's first : Frontier Records.

The Weirdos. 92 likes. Yes we are (W)onderful, (E)xciting, (I)nteristing, (R)eal, (D)ifferent WE ARE THE WEIRDOS!!!Followers: Distinguished Book of the Year award, Southern California Council on Literature for Children and Young People,for Chloris and the Creeps; Notable Book citation, American Library Association,for Headman; award for outstanding contribution to children's.

'Weirdo' is an absorbing, page-turning crime thriller that held my attention from start to finish. Sure, it's a slow-burner but that's no bad thing in my book.

The attention to detail is truly admirable and a sense of place (the Norfolk coast) comes through very strongly. Cathi Unsworth has a great talent for animating the lonely, alienated /5(88).

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Their adventures, like sailing the seven sewers and climbing Mount Ever-Rust, know no boundaries.BOOK AUTHOR READING LEVEL POINTS Abduction, The Korman, Gordon 4 7 After The War Matas, Carol 7 Chloris And The Weirdos Platt, Kin 7 City Of Light, City Of Dark Avi, - 7 Custom Quiz List (Page 3) Printed by: District Administrator Page 3 of Printed on: 05/11/The Weirdo Theodore Taylor, Author Harcourt Children's Books $17 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

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