Owen Foote, Second Grade Strongman

By Greene, Stephanie & DeRosa, Dee

Publishers Summary:
Owen, a second grader who is being teased for his small size, discovers that his friend Joseph is just as concerned about being overweight, and they share their fear of being humiliated by the school nurse.

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ISBN
978-0-39572-098-1
Publisher
New York : Clarion Books, c1996.


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School Library Journal

Reviewed on April 1, 1996

Gr 1-3 In the privacy of his bedroom, undersized, skinny Owen and his overweight friend, Joseph, share concerns about their bodies. Both boys hope that weightlifting and learning about Owen's grandfather, who was a professional strongman, will bring about some positive change. They dread the upcoming height-and-weight-chart day since the school nurse broadcasts each child's measurements and her opinions about them to everyone...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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