Twelve-year-old Derek Fallon has the opportunity of a lifetime--to perform stunts in a movie featuring a popular twelve-year-old star--but complications arise involving his best friend, a capuchin monkey, and Derek's chronic inability to concentrate on schoolwork. General Note:.
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Children's art. Stunt performers -- Juvenile fiction.
Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Juvenile fiction. Monkeys as pets -- Juvenile fiction.
Schools -- Juvenile fiction. Families -- California -- Los Angeles -- Juvenile fiction. Family life -- California -- Los Angeles -- Juvenile fiction. Geographic Term:. Los Angeles Calif. Added Author:.
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Audubon Library. Central Library. Clarence Library. His friends are never going to let him live this down.
If that weren't his only problem, his parents are threatening to give away his pet monkey, and his best friend just posted an embarrassing video of him on Youtube. Can life get any worse?
My Life as a Stuntboy (The My Life series Book 2) and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. My Life as a Stuntboy (The My Life series) Hardcover – October 11, Janet Tashjian is the author of acclaimed books for young adults, including The Gospel According. Derek Fallon gets the opportunity of a lifetime—to be a stunt boy in a major movie Visit the My Life As a. website for more info and vocabulary words.
Still the irrepressible Derek takes it all in stride and even manages to save the day. The Gospel According to Larry series is a cult favorite and Fault Line is taught in many middle and high schools.
They also collaborated on the Einstein the Class Hamster series. Janet currently lives in Los Angeles and made her new home city the setting of the Sticker Girl series, which details the adventures of Martina who overcomes being shy with the help of her magical stickers that come to life. From popular middle-grade novelist Janet Tashjian comes another hilarious installment in the My Life series, with illustrations by Janet's son, Jake Tashjian. There's a new kid in Derek Fallon's class.
His name is Umberto and he uses a wheelchair.
Derek's family is still fostering Frank the monkey, and Derek thinks it would be great to train Frank to assist Derek Fallon gets the opportunity of a lifetime—to be a stunt boy in a major movie featuring a pretty teen starlet. After accepting the job he learns that he is the star's stunt double and must Derek Fallon has trouble sitting still and reading. But creating cartoons of his vocabulary words comes easy.
If only life were as simple!
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Illustrated by Jake Tashjian. The Gospel According to Larry series is a cult favorite and Fault Line is taught in many middle and high schools.