Simon and Schuster, 1999年8月1日 - 112 頁
Is Nick Allen a troublemaker?
He really just likes to liven things up at school -- and he's always had plenty of great ideas. When Nick learns some interesting information about how words are created, suddenly he's got the inspiration for his best plan ever...the frindle. Who says a pen has to be called a pen? Why not call it a frindle? Things begin innocently enough as Nick gets his friends to use the new word. Then other people in town start saying frindle. Soon the school is in an uproar, and Nick has become a local hero. His teacher wants Nick to put an end to all this nonsense, but the funny thing is frindle doesn't belong to Nick anymore. The new word is spreading across the country, and there's nothing Nick can do to stop it.
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She loved the dictionary—almost worshipped it. Her weekly vocabulary list was thirty-five words long, sometimes longer. As if that wasn't bad enough, there was a “Word for the Day” on the blackboard every morning.
Mrs. Granger kept a full set of thirty dictionaries on a shelf at the back of the room. But her pride and joy was one of those huge dictionaries with every word in the universe in it, the kind of book it takes two kids to carry.
That's why we have the dictionary.” Even before the school year started, when it was still the summer before fifth grade for Nick and his friends, Mrs. Granger was already busy. Every parent of every new fifth grader got a letter from ...
“Mrs. Granger, you have so many dictionaries in this room, and that huge one especially ... where did all those words come from? Did they just get copied from other dictionaries? It sure is a big book.
Up to now, schoolwork never spilled over into his free time. Thanks to Mrs. Granger, those days were gone. First he looked up the definitions in the brand-new red dictionary that his mom had bought—because Mrs. Granger told her to.
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FRINDLE用戶評語 - Kirkus
Nicholas is a bright boy who likes to make trouble at school, creatively. When he decides to torment his fifth-grade English teacher, Mrs. Granger (who is just as smart as he is), by getting everyone ... 閱讀評論全文
GREAT BOOK!!! Fun as a read-aloud!用戶評語 - Mom of 5 - Borders
This was my first Andrew Clements book, so maybe that's why it's my favorite. My family listened to the audio version of this while in the car on vacation. EVERY ONE of us LOVED it! Do you know what ... 閱讀評論全文