Grow up, David! (David) by Shannon, David (#1144LN7)


Grow up, David! (David)

by Shannon, David
Hardcover The Blue Sky Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2018


From the Publisher

Laugh-aloud humor abounds when David can't resist bugging his big brother. In this funny romp, David careens from one mischievous antic to the next... until he finally wins his brother's approval.

Little-brother antics have never been so endearing -- or true to life! David Shannon's beloved character in his bestselling book No, David! captures the attention and hearts of young children as few characters can. Readers relish David's exuberance, defiance, and wildly energetic curiosity, and when there's trouble, you can bet "David did it!" Now he's taunting his older brother by eating his Halloween candy, making a bathroom mess, and following him up the tree house. "You're too little!" won't stop David's tricks in this all-time "read it again" favorite.

With millions of copies in print and four sequels, No, David! hit the ground running in 1998 and was a Caldecott Honor Book, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book, and a classic for 20 years. Based on a book the author wrote and illustrated when he was five, David captures the timeless no-no's familiar to every child. Grow Up, David! is nothing short of exhilarating.

Reviews & Awards
  • Kirkus Reviews, 08/01/18
  • New York Times, 10/21/18
Product Details
  • Publisher: The Blue Sky Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.
  • Publication Date: August 28, 2018
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Dewey: -E-
  • Classifications: Fiction, Easy
  • Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • ISBN-10: 1-33825-097-3
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-33825-097-8
  • LCCN: 2017-042052
  • Follett Number: 1144LN7
  • Interest Level: K-3
  • Reading Level: 1.2
  • Lexile: AD140L