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Disappearing Desmond
Published by Alfred A. Knopf

*2011 Cooperative Children's Book Center's best-of-the-year list
*2011-2012 Texas 2x2 Recommended Reading List

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Reading level: Ages 4-8
Hardcover: 40 pages
ISBN-13: 978-0-375-86684-5

Desmond likes to disappear, blend into the background, and hide in the cleverest of places. But when a new student named Gloria arrives at his school, Desmond finds himself noticed for the first time. Can Gloria help Desmond get used to life in the spotlight?

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ACTIVITY KIT for libraries, story hours, and classrooms
MASTER OF DISGUISE
activity sheet

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Step-by-step illustrations sketch to painting:
Cowboy panels
Desmond at the beach 1
Desmond at the beach 2
Desmond in the snow 1
Desmond in the snow 2
Desmond arrived 1
Desmond arrived 2