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Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich Last Sunday [Paperback]

By Judith Viorst (Author) & Ray Cruz (Illustrator)
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Item description for Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich Last Sunday by Judith Viorst & Ray Cruz...

Although Anthony and Nicholas have money, Alexander only has a bus token because the money he used to have proved too easy to spend

Publishers Description
Alexander grapples with money management in this beloved picture book from Judith Viorst, author of "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day."
Last Sunday, Alexander's grandparents gave him a dollar--and he was rich. There were so many things that he could do with all of that money
He could buy as much gum as he wanted, or even a walkie-talkie, if he saved enough. But somehow the money began to disappear...

Citations And Professional Reviews
Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich Last Sunday by Judith Viorst & Ray Cruz has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
  • Wilson Children's Catalog 96 - 01/01/1996 page 753

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Atheneum
Pages   32
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.25" Width: 7" Height: 9.25"
Weight:   0.2 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Oct 31, 2014
Publisher   Aladdin
Age  4-8
ISBN  0689711999  
ISBN13  9780689711992  

Availability  55 units.
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More About Judith Viorst & Ray Cruz

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Judith Viorst is the author of many books for children, including the classic Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" and its sequels. She lives with her husband, Milton, in Washington, D.C.
Lane Smith is the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator of The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales." He also wrote and illustrated Madam President," John, Paul, George & Ben," and It s a Book," which were all New York Times" bestsellers. He lives with book designer Molly Leach in rural Connecticut and can be visited at"

Judith Viorst currently resides in Washington, in the state of District Of Columbia.

Judith Viorst has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Alexander (Hardcover)
  2. Classic Board Books
  3. If I Were in Charge of World A145 P
  4. Junior Library Guild Selection (Atheneum)

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Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 4-8 > General
2Books > Subjects > Children > Authors & Illustrators, A-Z > ( V ) > Viorst, Judith
3Books > Subjects > Children > Literature > Humorous
4Books > Subjects > Children > People & Places > Social Situations > Emotions & Feelings > Fiction
5Books > Subjects > Children > Series > Classics > Alexander
6Books > Subjects > Children > Series > Early Reader

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wonderful read aloud book  Feb 1, 2008
I love this book for the point it makes and the simple yet funny way it does so. My only wish is that it could be reissued with an update as many of the cultural references are outdated and have to be explained before children can understand the meaning or humor. It is a sweet classic though.
Kind of out of date.  Sep 28, 2007
This book needs to be updated! It is a good book and good idea, but it needs references to things that kids of today can understand.
kinda cute  Apr 1, 2007
Great for those under 10; my kids think it's funny and keep telling me, "I'll never do that". Yeah, right. :)
NOT JUST FOR KIDS!!  Feb 13, 2007
I purchased several children's books during this site's buy 3 get one free deal to send to my Grandson through out the year. When they arrived I started to thumb through them but had to stop because I ( age 56)found myself reading these books and enjoyed all of them throughly!! As did my husband ( age 68). It is a fun book that also teaches a few lessons. A wonderful book for reading to your youngster.
Alex, Used to Be Rich   Jan 19, 2007
Old but still appropriate and gets message across..Author should 'update' the examples to make more 2000 oriented.

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