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Practice Makes Perfect for Rotten Ralph

Practice Makes Perfect for Rotten Ralph

Series: Rotten Ralph
by Jack Gantos Illustrated by Nicole Rubel
It's carnival time for Ralph, Sarah, and Percy, Ralph's cousin! Ralph is ready to play games and win prizes. But perfect Percy has been practicing. He keeps beating Ralph and wooing Sarah with his winnings. Fed up with losing, Ralph decides to cheat his way to victory . . . until Sarah puts a stop to it. "School Library Journal" hails "Rotten Ralph Helps Out," the first Rotten Ralph Rotten Reader, as a "wise choice for youngsters making the transition from picture books to chapter books." In this feisty new adventure, the world's favorite come-back cat shows Percy and Sarah that all his practice at losing can make him a winner in the end.
Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.6
Lexile Measure
460L
DRA
18
Guided Reading
K
Publisher
Farrar Straus Giroux
Number of Pages
48
Genre
Animal Stories, Comedy and Humor, General Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Jack Gantos Jack Gantos got the idea for Joey Pigza when he was visiting a school in Pennsylvania, talking about writing.
Nicole Rubel

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