When Mary Marony's teacher sets up a golden ticket contest like the one in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Mary secretly takes Marvin's candy bar, but it is Mary who ends up with a surprise.
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It's a great day at school when Mary Marony's teacher brings in chocolate bars for the whole class. Mrs. Bird has hidden golden tickets inside the wrappers of five bars. Whoever picks the chocolate surprises will get to have lunch with Mrs. Bird. Mary hopes mean Marvin Higgins doesn't win--he wins everything. Mary wants to have lunch with her favorite teacher. If only she could find a way to get a golden ticket....About the Author:
Suzy Kline, the author of nineteen previous Horrible Harry books and four books about Song Lee, lives in Willington Connecticut with her husband, Rufus. Suzy and Rufus have been married for thirty-eight years. They met in the state where they both grew up: California. Suzy grew up in Berkeley and Rufus in Sacramento. Suzy graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in European history. She met Rufus at the Davis campus while attending that campus for a year. They got married and lived in different places, including Canada, before settling into Connecticut, the state they now call home.
Suzy taught in 5th and 6th grades at Shannon Elementary School in Richmond, California for 3 years, and 2nd and 3rd grades at Southwest Elementary School in Torrington, Connecticut for 24 years before retiring this past June. She now enjoys writing full-time and visiting schools and libraries. The couple share their home with two cats, Teeter and Hoag. They have two daughters, Jennifer and Emily, and four grandchildren: Jake, Kenna, Gabby and Saylor. A fifth grandchild is due in September, 2006. Suzy's mother just turned 96. She dedicated her most recent book, Horrible Harry Takes the Cake to her.
Suzy and Rufus enjoy attending UConn football and basketball games, and Suzy uses the UConn library as a reference for her writing facts.
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Book Description G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Y, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110399228292
Book Description G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0399228292 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1075046
Book Description Putnam Juvenile, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0399228292
Book Description G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0399228292