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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Demco Media
Publication date February 1, 2002
Binding Reinforced
Book category Juvenile Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780606222792
ISBN-10 0606222790
Dimensions 0.25 by 9.50 by 11.25 in.
Weight 1.05 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Business
Original list price $15.85
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
A grown-up disguised under bread pudding, in a chocolate milkshake, and in a vegetable truck reveals the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children to eat vegetables, brush their hair, and drink milk.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

Urgent!It's happened again!

David Wisniewski has completed another daring raid into the vault of parent rules. Within these forbidden pages lurk the real reasons why grown-ups want you to brush your teeth, eat your breakfast, and clean under your bed. The truth has been hidden for centuries, but the time of mystery is over.

Grab a flashlight! Get under cover! It's time for ...

The Secret Knowledge of Grown-Ups!
The Second File



Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780688153397
 
from Harpercollins Childrens Books (April 1, 1998); titled "The Secret Knowledge of Grown-Ups"
9780688153397 | details & prices | 9.50 × 11.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 1.00 lbs | List price $17.99
About: A humorous revelation of the real reasons why adults tell children to do things, such as 'Eat your vegetables,' 'Comb your hair,' and 'Don't blow bubbles in your milk'
Paperback
Reprint edition from Harpercollins Childrens Books (August 1, 2001); titled "The Secret Knowledge of Grown-Ups"
9780064437530 | details & prices | 9.25 × 11.00 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.55 lbs | List price $6.99
About: A grown-up disguised under bread pudding, in a chocolate milkshake, and in a vegetable truck reveals the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children to eat vegetables, brush their hair, and drink milk.
Library
Book cover for 9780688153403
 
from Lothrop Lee & Shepard (March 1, 1998); titled "The Secret Knowledge of Grown-Ups"
9780688153403 | details & prices | 9.50 × 11.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 1.10 lbs | List price $17.89
About: A humorous revelation of the real reasons why adults tell children to do things, such as 'Eat your vegetables,' 'Comb your hair,' and 'Don't blow bubbles in your milk'
Reinforced
The price comparison is for this edition
With David Wisniewski | from Demco Media (February 1, 2002)
9780606222792 | details & prices | 9.50 × 11.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 1.05 lbs | List price $15.85
About: A grown-up disguised under bread pudding, in a chocolate milkshake, and in a vegetable truck reveals the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children to eat vegetables, brush their hair, and drink milk.
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780613442541 Book cover for 9781439554029
 
With David Wisniewski | Reprint edition from Paw Prints (September 18, 2008); titled "The Secret Knowledge of Grown-ups"
9781439554029 | details & prices | 9.50 × 11.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.98 lbs | List price $15.99
from Turtleback Books (March 1, 2001)
9780613442541 | details & prices | 9.50 × 11.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 1.10 lbs | List price $17.20
About: A grown-up disguised under bread pudding, in a chocolate milkshake, and in a vegetable truck reveals the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children to eat vegetables, brush their hair, and drink milk.

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