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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harpercollins Childrens Books
Publication date September 1, 1997
Binding Hardcover
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780062051554
ISBN-10 0062051555
Dimensions 0.50 by 8.75 by 11.25 in.
Weight 0.80 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $15.95
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Using a 'magical' word from his comic books, Raymond escapes his mother's calls into a series of dangerous adventures.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Raymond, I want you! Just when Raymond is in the middle of a comic book, his mother calls him. Not once but five times. It's not fair! Raymond thinks. Then he thinks: What if I had my own MEANWHILE...? Comic books always use MEANWHILE... to change the scene. So Raymond tries writing it on the wall behind his bed.

To his astonishment, Raymond discovers that he can MEANWHILE...from one perilous adventure to another'from pirates on the high seas, to Martians in outer space, to a posse and a mountain lion out West. Then, at the worst possible moment, Raymond's MEANWHILE... fails him, leaving him in a spot that spells certain doom! Unless . . . ‘Raymond, I want you!’ Raymond is reading a comic book when his mother calls him, not once but five times! ‘It’s not fair!’ Raymond thinks. Then: ‘What if I had my own MEANWHILE . . . ?’ Comic books always use MEANWHILE . . . to change the scene. So Raymond tries writing it on the wall behind his bed.

To his astonishment, Raymond discovers that he can MEANWHILE . . . from one perilous adventure to another—from pirates on the high seas, to Martians in outer space, to a posse and a mountain lion out West. Then, at the worst possible moment, Raymond’s MEANWHILE . . . fails him, leaving him in a spot that spells certain doom! Unless . . .



Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780062051554
 
from Diane Pub Co (October 1, 1997)
9780756761240 | details & prices | 28 pages | 9.00 × 11.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $16.00
The price comparison is for this edition
from Harpercollins Childrens Books (September 1, 1997)
9780062051554 | details & prices | 8.75 × 11.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.80 lbs | List price $15.95
About: Raymond uses the power of his imagination to enter the colorful world of his comic book and go on wild adventures where he encounters pirates, a Western posse, Martians, and other characters along the way
Paperback
Book cover for 9780062059338
 
from Harpercollins Childrens Books (August 1, 1999); titled "Meanwhile..."
9780062059338 | details & prices | 8.75 × 11.50 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.30 lbs | List price $6.99
About: Raymond uses the power of his imagination to enter the colorful world of his comic book and go on wild adventures where he encounters pirates, a Western posse, Martians, and other characters along the way
Library
Book cover for 9780062051561
 
from Harpercollins (September 1, 1997)
9780062051561 | details & prices | 9.00 × 11.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 1.05 lbs | List price $15.89
About: Raymond uses the power of his imagination to enter the colorful world of his comic book and go on wild adventures where he encounters pirates, a Western posse, Martians, and other characters along the way
Reinforced
from Demco Media (April 1, 1999)
9780606178822 | details & prices | 8.50 × 11.50 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.85 lbs | List price $14.70
About: Raymond uses the power of his imagination to enter the colorful world of his comic book and go on wild adventures where he encounters pirates, a Western posse, Martians, and other characters along the way
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780613228916
 
from Turtleback Books (March 1, 2001)
9780613228916 | details & prices | 8.75 × 11.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.80 lbs | List price $17.20
About: Raymond uses the power of his imagination to enter the colorful world of his comic book and go on wild adventures where he encounters pirates, a Western posse, Martians, and other characters along the way

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