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What I Don't Know Might Hurt Me

What I Don't Know Might Hurt Me

Series: Dear Dumb Diary Year Two (Book #4)
by Jim Benton Illustrated by Jim Benton
Jamie writes: Before school, Isabella had me fix her hair in the girls' bathroom. Her hair really is quite beautiful. It's black and thick and glossy, like the majestic hair on a lion if that was black. She had a test later, and she had written the answers on a slice of baloney in the sandwich she brought for lunch. If the teacher saw her, she could just eat the sandwich and destroy the evidence. But she wasn't thinking, and accidentally ate her lunch while I was doing her hair. Beauty can really make you hungry. While she was wiping the ink off her lips, I explained why cheating is wrong. We have a test in math next week, and I encouraged her to pack a lunch you can't write on. If she brings peanut butter and jelly, I'll know I got through to her.
Ages
8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 7
Lexile Measure
890L
DRA
60
Guided Reading
W
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
144
Genre
Comedy and Humor, Diaries and Journals

About the Author and Illustrator

Jim Benton Jim Benton has made his living at being funny. He's created a kids' TV series, designed clothing, and written books including the Dear Dumb Diary series.
Jim Benton Jim Benton has made his living at being funny. He's created a kids' TV series, designed clothing, and written books including the Dear Dumb Diary series.

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