The Boy with the Helium Head
by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor Illustrated by Kay Chorao
Meet Jonathan, a small seven-year-old boy with big feet and a big problem--he thinks that eight-year-old Duke Duncan is going to beat him up. A mix-up at the doctor's office gives Jonathan the means to avoid Duke, but how long can he keep it up?
- Interest Level
- Grades K - 2
- Grade Level Equivalent
- Lexile Measure
- Guided Reading
- Comedy and Humor
About the Author and Illustrator
Phyllis Reynolds Naylor Versatile and prolific, the American writer Phyllis Reynolds Naylor, was born Phyllis Dean Reynolds in Anderson, Indiana. She wom the Newbery Medal in 1992.
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