Presents a collection of humorous stories from over two dozen contemporary female writers, as well as autobiographical essays, comics, poems, and comic strips.
xv, 205 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Introduction / by Betsy Bird
How to tell a joke / by Delaney Yeager and Mackenzie Yeager
In which young Raina learns a lesson / by Raina Telgemeier
Dear grandpa: give me money / by Alison DeCamp
Grandma in oil country: a true story / by Ursula Vernon
One hot mess / by Carmen Agra Deedy
Fleamail / by Deborah Underwood
A most serious recitation of the poem "Trees" / by Cece Bell
Things could be verse / Kelly DiPucchio
Swimming is for other kids / Akilah Hughes
Dear Bella and Rover / Deborah Underwood
Thumb incident / Meghan McCarthy
Desdemona and sparks go all in / Rita WIlliams-Garcia and Michelle Garcia
7 things I thought were (think are) funny but were really kind of sad, and that all happened to my little brother / Lisa Brown
Babysitting nightmare / Shannon Hale
Dear Bella and Rover (again) / Deborah Underwood
Can we talk about whiskers? / Jennifer L. Holm
Brown girl pop quiz: all of the above / Mitali Perkins
Over and out / Lisa Graff
Doodle / Amy Ignatow
Fleamail pawed-cast / Deborah Underwood
How to play imaginary games / Leila Sales
Great Expectations / Christine Mari Inzer
A public service announcement about your period from Sarah T. Wrigley, Age 12 3/4 / Libba Bray
Smart girl's guide to the Chinese zodiac / Lenore Look
Bad luck dress / Charise Mericle Harper
World's most awkward mermaid / Sophie Blackall
Tell your future with Mad Libs®
My life being funny (and how you can do it, too) / Adrianne Chalepah.
Subjects:Girls -- Humor -- Juvenile literature.
Girls -- Literary collections -- Juvenile literature.
Humorous stories -- Juvenile literature.
Comics (Graphic works)
Other Authors:Bell, Cece, contributor.
Bird, Betsy, editor.
Blackall, Sophie, contributor.
Bray, Libba, contributor.
Brown, Lisa, 1972- contributor.
Chalepah, Adrianne, 1985- contributor.
DeCamp, Alison, contributor.
Deedy, Carmen Agra, contributor.
DiPucchio, Kelly, contributor.
Garcia, Michelle, 1984- contributor.
Graff, Lisa (Lisa Colleen), 1981- contributor.
Hale, Shannon, contributor.
Harper, Charise Mericle, contributor.
Holm, Jennifer L., contributor.
Holm, Matthew, illustrator.
Hughes, Akilah, 1989- contributor.
Ignatow, Amy, contributor.
Inzer, Christine Mari, 1997- contributor.
Look, Lenore, contributor.
Perkins, Mitali, contributor.
Sales, Leila, contributor.
Telgemeier, Raina, contributor.
Underwood, Deborah, contributor.
Vernon, Ursula, contributor.
Williams-Garcia, Rita, contributor.
Yeager, Delaney, 1990- contributor.
Yeager, Mackenzie, 1987- contributor.