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Ramona the Pest
Ramona the Pest | Beverly Cleary, Louis Darling
23 posts | 106 read | 6 to read
This is the second title in the hugely popular series about Ramona Quimby. Ramona doesn't think she's a pest - she knows that she isn't a pest on purpose. So how in the world does Ramona get in trouble? Why does Davy run away whenever Ramona comes near him? And how does she manage to disrupt the whole kindergarten class during their rest time? Beverly Cleary is one of America's most popular authors and has won many prestigious awards, including the American Library Association's Laura Ingalls Wilder Award. Ramona the Pest is being published to coincide with the publication of the lastest Ramona title, Ramona's World.
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GatheringBooks
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gradcat I sooo loved these books...♥️ 3mo
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SarahBradley
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Tuesday humor. But seriously tho, take me b a c k to Klickitat Street!

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Allthebookclubs
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Pickpick

Finished another Ramona book with my daughter! She loved it. Book 13 of 2019

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maleahrae
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So this happened... I was reading Ramona to my kindergarteners and I was on the Halloween chapter. Ramona was running around yelling, "I'm the baddest witch in the world!!" So I yelled it, only I didn't say "witch"... I instantly realized my mistake as my students started saying, "You said a bad word!!" and "My sister calls my mom that!" Luckily, no phone calls from angry parents yet wondering why I'm cursing at their kids...?

Beatlefan129 Too funny! 9mo
Stacypatrice BOOIINGGG!!! I loved when Ramona used to pull that other girl‘s curls 😂 9mo
Ruthiella Ramona uncensored!😂😂😂 9mo
Andrea4 🤣🤣🤣 my mom calls my sister that 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 9mo
Purrfectpages 😂! 9mo
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Bookwormjillk
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My daughter named her owl Dish Network which I love because it reminds me of Ramona and her doll Chevrolet.

Tamra Ha! Love it 10mo
Kaye Morning Jill 🌷 10mo
Bookwormjillk @kaye good morning! 10mo
JoScho 😂😂😂 10mo
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josie281
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Hello, my name is erin and I am@not buying and books this year in honor of participating in the #MtTBR challenge...,
But no one said no BOOKISH wares, right???!???
I just bought this poster. I have no chill for Ramona and punk rock.
Thank you @bookriot for the link!
https://www.etsy.com/listing/270223215/ramona-quimby-ramones-11-x-14-poster?ref=...

Lyn-Mara 😍 2y
josie281 @Lyn-Mara it arrived yesterday and the quality is fantastic!! 2y
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Krisjericho
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Oh, Ramona. Kindergarten drop-out with a doll named Chevrolet and singing about the dawnzer lee light, you hold up to my memories. I cannot believe how long ago this was written because it really does not feel dated, other than in a few small instances that are easily forgiven. Beverly Cleary was ahead of her time, and Ramona is a timeless character.

DebinHawaii Your review makes me want to reread this. Love Ramona and Beverly Cleary! ❤️ 2y
Jjohnsen It doesn‘t matter what age I read Beverly Cleary, it holds up. I just re-read Mouse and the Motorcycle last year. 2y
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Vexingcircumstance
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Parker and I listened to this today and yesterday. I enjoyed it. I loved these books as a kid. I couldn't tell if she liked it. #audio #ramona #beverlycleary

Foragingfantasy I'm feeling this soooo hard!! I LOVED these books as a girl. I read countless times, I cant get my niece or sons to even look at them. I'm like, but she cracks a raw egg on her head at school! She takes one bite of all the apples!! She's so funny! 2y
Vexingcircumstance @Foragingfantasy I bought all the books when my daughter was born but she doesn't like me reading to her and she's special needs and legally blind (we found that part out recently) so she won't be learning to read them herself anytime soon (or at all unless we find them in Braille and are able to teach her Braille - resources for kids with visual impairment is non-existent here). So I was pretty excited to find them on Audio at the library. 2y
Vexingcircumstance Ramona was one of the names I considered for my daughter lol. I loved these books so much. I was basically an introverted version of Ramona. I remember reading the books and being like "but everything she does makes sense! Why are the adults so mean to her?!" (edited) 2y
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Kelly
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Onto book two!

TheWordJar ❤️ Ramona ❤️Just reread them all with the kids not too long ago. My daughter promptly reread the series on her own, and my son is just getting to the point where he can read them on his own too. They love Ramona! (Who doesn't??) Enjoy! 2y
Megalinity I loved these books so much when I was a kid! They were some of the first chapter books I ever read, if not The First. 2y
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DebinHawaii
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#JuneTunz #AmericanKids Ramona and Beezus Quimby and Henry Huggins from Klickitat Street in Portland, OR were some of my favorite American kids when I was growing up. Even though I was the youngest in my family, I was more of a well-behaved Beezus-type--but I wanted to be more imaginative, adventurous and even a bit bratty like Ramona. 😆These are just some of the books in the series and some of my favorites.

LeahBergen I loved Ribsy! ❤️ 2y
DebinHawaii @LeahBergen Me too! 🐶❤️ 2y
Megabooks Loved Ramona! 2y
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BellaJourney I remember reading that series it was an introduction to the world of reading. 2y
Melwilk I loved Ramona 💕 2y
ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled I remember wishing I had Ramona's guts! 2y
Lmstraubie Ramona 💗💗💗 2y
Cinfhen Excellent choice 🙌🏻 2y
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Jas16
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I loved these books so much when I was younger. #middlereader #readingwomenmonth

SpeculativeFemale You can never go wrong with Beverly Cleary or Judy Blume 😊 2y
Jas16 @SpeculativeFemale totally agree!! 2y
Alfoster Me too! My granddaughters are reading them now!😀 2y
Jas16 @Alfoster I cannot wait for my niece to be old enough! 2y
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Blaire
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As good as I remembered. My 5 yo couldn't get enough. Ramona figuring out kindergarten, dropping out of kindergarten, gaining independence. I think my son completely identified with her struggles from wanting to have the new rubber boots, to the thrill of losing a first tooth. Loved sharing this book with him. #kidlit #kidclassic #nostalgia #welllovedread #riotgrams

LeahBergen Aww! 💗 2y
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Felso
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Happy birthday, Beverly Cleary! Ramona was always a favorite read for me as a kid! I also loved reading these books with my girls and talking about the historical details of the early books.

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JoeStalksBeck
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Happy 101 Beverly clearly !! Thank you for all the adventures you took me on during my childhood ❤️📚📖

ephemeralwaltz ❤❤❤ 3y
Ange44 She was my favourite when I was a kid!❤❤ 3y
LauraBeth 💕💕💕 3y
Foragingfantasy I read and reread all about Ramona, Beezus and Henry growing up. Love love love those books. I lived in them. 3y
HippieChickHomeschool I don't think I would love reading if I hadn't met Ramona as a child! So very *DEAR* to my heart. 😉 3y
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DarcysMom
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We are keeping up with a minimum of 20 minutes a day of reading to self over spring break.

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limada
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I love reminiscing with these books. And that they're so quick and easy to read.

JoeStalksBeck Love these books!! 3y
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Zelma
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Beverly Cleary was one of the most influential #womenwriters of my childhood. This book in particular was my favorite and I was thrilled to find an image of my cover. I might need to go back and do a Cleary re-read.

#somethingforsept #septphotochallenge @RealLifeReading

Melwilk I feel like I need to go back and do a reread as well. 3y
SusanInTiburon ❤️Ramona❤️ 3y
Zelma @Melwilk @SusanInTiburon yay for Ramona love! 👍 3y
KVanRead ❤️❤️❤️Ramona! And Cleary's autobiography is wonderful 3y
Zelma @KVanRead ooh, thanks for the recommendation! 3y
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LauraBeth
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My favorite bookish siblings. My kid loved this book as well 😀 #augustphotochallenge #favsiblings

britt_brooke 💙 3y
BookMusings Love it! I should get this for my daughter. 3y
MrsV I don't know how many times I read those as a kid. I can't wait to share them with my little girl! 3y
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bookishkris
Ramona the Pest | Beverly Cleary, Louis Darling

In honor of my inability to adult, I'm serving up my favorite fictional child for TBT. I love Ramona because she is so real, and her family and their struggles are real, in a way that lots of kid lit isn't anymore. Ramona is spunky and funny and exactly the kind of kid I love.

MrBook Ramona was great! 😊👍🏻 3y
Autumnscribe I loved Ramona too, but Emily's Runaway Imagination was by far my favorite Beverly Cleary book. 3y
Bookworm83 Ramona will always be a favorite 💗 3y
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LiteraryinLititz I remember when she thought "the dawn's early light" in the national anthem was "the donzer lee light" and she started calling lamps "donzers." It's funny what you remember from childhood books! 3y
Megabooks I loved Ramona as a kid, and I read about her again for a child psychology class in college. 3y
ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled I read Ramona books over and over when I was a kid. She's my hero. 3y
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youngreadrshelf
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This was the first Beverly Cleary book I ever read, and it hooked me. Thank you, Beverly Cleary!

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momadvice
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We hear it is someone's 100th birthday today!!! Thank you for all your books, Beverly Cleary, but especially for Ramona. She made me a reader and she created the same reading magic for my daughter! Happy day, Beverly! 💗

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misswendyd
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The first time I ever read about a kid feeling scared about school, or worried about her parents, or resentful of her sister was with Ramona Quimby. It's also why I still feel joy when I see gummy bears and Pink Pet erasers! Happy 100th birthday, Beverly Cleary. You had a huge impact on my life. ❤️

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TirzahPrice
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Ramona, oh Ramona.

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