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Sophie Simon Solves Them All
Sophie Simon Solves Them All

Even geniuses have problems.
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© 2019 Lisa Graff
A "Most Magnificent Book" of 2010
—SLJ's Fuse #8 Production

"Sophie Simon is a hilarious hoot!"
—Claudia Mills, author of 7 x 9 = Trouble!

Third-grader Sophie Simon is one smart cookie. In her spare time, she makes robots out of toothpicks and operates on earthworms. But does that impress Sophie's parents? No, sir. Sophie's parents wish their daughter was more "well-adjusted." They wish she had at least one friend. But Sophie knows that friends are a waste of time . . . That is until Sophie encounters a problem that is too big for even a genius to solve all by herself.

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Farrar Straus & Giroux Fall 2010 >
hardcover: 978-0-374-37125-8
paperback: 978-1-250-02898-3
Awards and honors
Sophie Simon has been named to four state reading lists!

Reviews and praise
The Horn Book
Like the Wayside School series . . . this spoof tickles the funny bone with witty observations and ridiculous situations.

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