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Otto Runs for President

Otto Runs for President

by Rosemary Wells Illustrated by Rosemary Wells

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It's election time at Barkadelphia School, and popular kids Tiffany and Charles are already in the running. Unfortunately, they care a bit more about winning than they do about their voters. Before long, little Otto throws his hat in the ring; he doesn't have a flashy campaign, but he does have a big heart and a great idea — he polls the students and asks them what they want for the school. When the ballots are finally counted, Otto wins by a landslide — but he learns that while it's hard work running for president, it's even harder work "being" president.

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
3.3
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
32

About the Author and Illustrator

Rosemary Wells Rosemary Wells has been writing and illustrating for more than 30 years.
Rosemary Wells Rosemary Wells has been writing and illustrating for more than 30 years.

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