Fancy Nancy
  • Fancy Nancy
  • Fancy Nancy
  • Fancy Nancy
ISBN: 0060542098
EAN13: 9780060542092
Language: English
Release Date: Dec 1, 2005
Pages: 32
Dimensions: 0.3" H x 11.1" L x 9.2" W
Weight: 0.15 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
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The bestselling picture book that launched the beloved Fancy Nancy series by the dazzling duo Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser

Meet Nancy, who believes that more is ALWAYS better when it comes to being fancy. She loves to wear fancy clothes, play with fancy toys, and most of all, use fancy words But everyone in her family is just the opposite. From the top of her tiara down to her sparkly studded shoes, Nancy is determined to teach her family a thing or two about being fancy.

How Nancy transforms her parents and little sister for one enchanted evening makes for a story that is funny and warm--with or without the frills. This heartwarming story emphasizes the importance of family and the power of self-expression.

Perfect for fans of the Eloise and Olivia books.

Ooh la la Fancy Nancy is starring in her own fabulous TV show on Disney Junior. READ THE BOKS THAT STARTED IT AL

Fancy Nancy; Fancy Nancy and the Posh Puppy; Fancy Nancy: Bonjour, Butterfly; Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas; Fancy Nancy and the Fabulous Fashion Boutique; Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet; Fancy Nancy: Fanciest Doll in the Universe; Fancy Nancy and the Wedding of the Century; Fancy Nancy 10th Anniversary Edition; Fancy Nancy: Saturday Night Sleepover; Fancy Nancy: Oodles of Kittens

Frequently Asked Questions About Fancy Nancy

  • How long does it take to read Fancy Nancy?

    It takes about 5 Hours and 8 minutes on average for a reader to read Fancy Nancy. This is based on the average reading speed of 250 Words per minute.

  • What is the reading level for Fancy Nancy?

    The recommended reading level for Fancy Nancy is Preschool through 3rd Grade .

  • What is the Lexile score for Fancy Nancy?

    The Lexile score for Fancy Nancy is 510.

  • How long is Fancy Nancy?

    Fancy Nancy is 32 pages long.

  • Who wrote Fancy Nancy?

    Fancy Nancy was written by Jane Oconnor and Robin P Glasser

  • Which awards has Fancy Nancy won?

    Fancy Nancy won the following awards:

    in 2006 Fancy Nancy won the Quill Awards in category .

    in 2006 Fancy Nancy won the New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association Award in category .

    in 2007 Fancy Nancy won the Book Sense Book of the Year Award in category .

    in 2007 Fancy Nancy won the Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens in category .

    in 2008 Fancy Nancy won the Colorado Children's Book Award in category .

    in 2008 Fancy Nancy won the Nevada Young Readers' Award in category .

    in 2008 Fancy Nancy won the Volunteer State Book Awards in category .

    in 2008 Fancy Nancy won the Florida Children's Book Award in category .

    in 2008 Fancy Nancy won the Beehive Awards in category .

    in 2008 Fancy Nancy won the Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award in category .

    in 2008 Fancy Nancy won the Monarch Award in category .

    in 2008 Fancy Nancy won the South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award in category .

    in 2009 Fancy Nancy won the Golden Sower Award in category .

    in 2009 Fancy Nancy won the Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award in category .

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   my beautiful red head extravagant five year old niece
So I have not read it with the intended recipient yet, my beautiful red head five year old niece, but I saw the cover and a red head myself knew I had to buy this book if not for her, for herself. We're having a blast, said Bustamante. It arrived in perfect condition and quality, glitter on the cover of the book, and as a full grown adult woman who is a total tomboy, I found the inner girl in me. Not only does Nancy have the same interest in soccer and dressing up as my niece, but she has a great message in the end - love! Thanks to Mary Elizabeth O'Connor for creating the perfect book for the ultimate girly girl.
I think this is the first in a delightful series that takes a fresh look at a young child's imagination and creativity, Gross said. What makes the book captivating is that it is based on real life events, not fiction. There is also a makeover of a simple bedroom and a family going to a fast food restaurant. Imagine, one said, what a wonderful world of Fancy Nancy could have become had Hepburn not died. The only problem I encountered was that my 3 year old granddaughter could not really enjoy this title because there is so much emphasis on parents and family, Mrs. Richardson said. In her mind, she is trying to understand why her parents are no longer together and getting divorced. It turned out that the book was too painful for her to read, but she still loves Nancy with all her heart.
   Everything you could want in a young child's book
Sometimes a child wants to read a story, but, let's face it, it can become a chore for the parent. Nancy Reagan was not the only Hollywood star to get into trouble with the law. This is a great story for children and adults alike. Beautifully illustrated and, unlike many books, looks fantastic when viewed through my Kindle Reader. But I know that some people get hung up on things like why do we need to encourage material possessions or encourage our girls to dress up, she said. My farm girl isn't fancy at all but she loves it just the same. Thanks for the tip.
   This is a fun way to build a child's vocabulary.
While telling a fun little story, these books build vocabulary by introducing the words and then explaining what they mean.
   Good book - shipping problem
It's very nice and perfect for my daughter. The book is very tall and wide, but not thick. Rather than having many stories, it has very big pages. The only complaint I have is that it took 4 days to ship, but the buyer was quick to respond.
   Love it
My daughter absolutely loves the book. We purchased many more Nancy books, all of which she loved. The others are not as good.
   Absolutely beautiful illustrations
Robin Preiss Glasser has tapped into everything that five-year-old girls love most - trains, Harry Potter and the Spongebob Squarepants. They are effusive in their praise of Kristen. Even a seasoned reader can't get enough of this book. During the test, she took it everywhere with her. In her testimony, she said she made up stories about Michael Jackson. This book is, of course, art, every frame worthy of being hung on a wall.
   Granddaughter loves this book!
Even though the book was a bit longer, it appealed to my granddaughter.
   Distracting scribbling on pages
Service was excellent. There was so much scribbling on first 10 pages that it was so distracting to my granddaughter that she lost interest in the book. I would have rated this book as 'poor condition', even though the author did give it five stars.
   Vocabulary Builder for Fancy Kids!
He's got some French food for thought, too. Posh Spice, born in London in 1983, is a French word for fancy. Chauffeur is not allowed to drive. They are ice cream sundaes. The whole thing goes down smooth with a spoonful of fantastically detailed illustrations. Fancy Nancy's family is not so fancy. In my house, the term "fancy" comes into play because our 7-year-old daughter is the daughter of parents who are not fancy at all. For us, this book just honors how our daughter came into the world and she loves that Nancy's parents are plain and she can still be herself, Raymond said. If your child is extremely feminine in a household that isn't, this may be the book for you!