Was sad as it was delivered to my niece on her birthday as part of her birthday gift as she loves to read these books and collecting them. Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake (eBook) : Park, Barbara : Junie, a spunky, sometimes exasperating, kindergartener, looks forward to winning lots of prizes at the school carnival, but a fruit cake was not exactly what she had in mind. We’d love your help. I didn't like the baby talk language it was written in ("I ranned and ranned") and found myself correcting the language as I read it out loud to Ellie. Now you can get all of Junie B.’s classroom adventures in boxed sets! THANK YOU Barbara Park for creating the Junie B Jones books!! Too bad for poor ole Junie, her not so best friend had already taken the prize she wanted and Junie got stuck with a yucky blucky fruitcake. Just that book with the backing ripped. The responses vary by day and are always aligned to the CCSS! Always, she wants to be the "bestest winner of anyone," but in her school carnival, she loses and loses, and when the kids laugh (especially that boy Jim that she HATES), it ruins her "self-steam." Junie still has one ticket left, and her parents let her use it on the cake walk. (P.S. It sure looks like 2021 is shaping up to be a year of... To see what your friends thought of this book, she took the fruit cake because she thought it looked delious and mysterious, Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake (Junie B. Jones, #5). Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake “Hilarious. Kids ages 6–9 will love Junie B.’s antics. Please try again. Missing mittens, mushy gushy crushes, secret Santa silliness, and cake catastrophes make for laugh-out-loud reading adventures with this pesky troublemaker. If you haven't met Junie B. Jones, find the first book of the series. Even thought Junie B.'. It is the afternoon kind. Junie B and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake is a funny book about a carnival that Junie B. I remember going to school carnivals when I was little, and playing musical chairs as well, so this book was a fun read for me because I can totally relate to Junie. It's okay but its story is off at times and the bossiness of Junie was at a high level in this book. What listeners say about Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake. Junie B was so eager to go to the carnival. Don't think it was due to packaging as the outside of package was sealed and not damaged and the rest of the books that came with it were in great condition and undamaged as well. THE END! They are very easy and quick to read. Like many 5 year olds, Junie has a very hard time loosing. After a painful first three quarters, the fruitcake jokes kick in. The fruitcake looks nasty. Three generations of enjoyment. She even practices the games that the carnival would have at home. Junie B. is such a rambunctious little girl. I know a lot of people who like this series so I thought I'd try one out with Ellie. This book was really funny and the way that Junie handles situations is very reliable to a lot of students and how they feel when they don't win or things don't turn out the way they had hoped. Overall. September 19th 1995 Little did she know the games were actually hard and although she was trying her hardest she was still struggling. The innocent first-person narrative of this kindergarten kid will make lower-school readers laugh out loud at her mispronunciations as they recognize their own confusion and failure, then and now. Books 5-8. I thought this voice added a lot to the book. Junie B and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake is a funny book about a carnival that Junie B. She did the same ole boring things over and over everyday. Junie B. Please try your request again later. This girl is deliberately disobedient, deliberately rude, deliberately mean to her friends, and seeks out ways to get in trouble. 's school is hosting. When I first read this as I child, I had no idea what fruitcake was so I did not understand why Junie reacted the way she did. Eventually, she managed to get 1 prize, which was a ti. Junie B. drags it along the floor, she sits on top of it in the car and at home. 7), Junie B. Jones Has a Monster Under Her Bed (Junie B. Jones, No. Her being a very picky girl who's very protective of her books and not wanting anyone to touch them cause she doesn't want anyone to wrinkle or damage them, she was quite sad when she saw one of her favorite books ripped already before touching it or getting a chance to read it. When she plays a bunch of games with her grandfather, she continuously wins and begins to think that she is the best at any game, she can win any game! One of the prizes she got was a yucky fruit cake that she really wasn't excited about getting. She's the brattiest brat and she does the strangest, most unorthodox things. 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