Danziger skillfully balances her insight into the daily trauma of the young adult years with liberal doses of humor.
I feel like a little kid in a toy shop. I've always wanted to be a writer, but before I met Ms. Finney, Barbara, I was afraid to tell anyone. It's just incredible to me. ― Paula Danziger, There's a Bat in Bunk Five. I think it's some kind of miracle that all we have to work with is the twenty-six letters of the alphabet. And they turn into words, sentences, paragraphs, chapters, books, conversations, plays. tags: book-stores, writing-life. You've really got to stop seeing things as all bad or all good.
There’s a rash all over her body. She’s got to wear mittens so she won’t scratch. g Calamine lotion poured all over her body. I’m watching the final dress rehearsal of the skit before the talent show. Ginger walks by. Hi, I say. She ignores me. What’s the matter?. Do you care? You won’t do anything about it anyway. She looks at me. I never did talk to Corrine. With everything else that’s happened, I’ve been so busy, I forgot.
Paula Danziger's works were nominated for and won many American state children's book awards .
Paula Danziger's works were nominated for and won many American state children's book awards, including the Massachusetts Children's Book Award for The Cat Ate My Gymsuit in 1979 and the California Young Reader Medal for There's a Bat in Bunk Five in 1984. Four of her works were named IRA-CBC Children's Choices: The Pistachio Prescription in 1979, The Cat Ate My Gymsuit and Can You Sue Your Parents for Malpractice? in 1980, and There's a Bat in Bunk Five in 1981.
Books by paula danziger. The Cat Ate My Gymsuit. It’s an Aardvark-Eat-Turtle World. The Pistachio Prescription. There’s a Bat in Bunk Five. This Place Has No Atmosphere. First published in the United States by Delacorte Press, 1974. Published by PaperStar Books, 1998. Published by Puffin Books, a division of Penguin Young Readers Group, 2006.
This book is called There's a Bat in Bunk Five and the author is Paula Danziger. Marcy, a fourteen year old girl has a chance to go to a summer camp and be a junior counselor with her former teacher, Ms. Finney. She has never been away from her parents for a whole summer. The main conflict is that Marcy, just like most kids, is just trying to grow up as fast as she can. Marcy has a lot of fears, like meeting new people who are not in her comfortable space. When she meets Jimmy it makes her feel more secure.
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