Write Up a Storm With the Polk Street School
  • Length:
    11 Books
  • First:
    October 1993
  • Latest:
    April 1998

Series List in Order

Order Book Genre Date Rating
1 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy
2 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy
3 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy
4 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy
5 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy
6 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy
7 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy
8 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy
9 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy



10 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy
11 General Fiction / GF 0 Buy

Book Descriptions for series: Polk Street Special


  • Book - 1

    Did you ever want to write your own book? Now is your chance. Patricia Reilly Giff, author of the Kids Of The Polk Street School books, tells you just what to do. She shows you the steps she uses to write great stories like "The Beast in Ms. Rooney's...




  • Book - 3

    In honor of Polk Street School's Postcard Day, Ms. Rooney's class plans a special tour of the post office during which they will mail postcards to children all over the U.S., but Emily Arrow's trip does not go as she had planned. Original....



  • Book - 4

    It's going to be a great Thanksgiving week! Ms. Rooney's class is having a special feast and competing in a Good Neighbors Contest. But for Emily Arrow lots more is going on: Her mother is going to have a baby very soon. Everything would be perfect i...



  • Book - 5

    It's time to bring out the costumes, makeup, and props and start rehearsing. Now you can not only read about your favorite Polk Street characters, you can act out the stories In plays. Show Time at the Polk Street School Includes three plays based on...



  • Book - 6

    The Polk Street kids run into plenty of surprises on a two-day class trip to the nation's capital and all its sites, complete with two maps and a children's guide to museums, monuments, and other Washington attractions. Original....



  • Book - 7

    Accidentally trampling Mrs. Alonzo's prize garden, Richard "Beast" Best and Emily Arrow find themselves in a heap of trouble when Mrs. Alonzo offers a big reward for the names of the responsible culprits. Original....



  • Book - 8

    Richard "Beast" Best thinks that Pet Week will be a disaster.  How can he bring his dog Kissie Poo to school?  She's a great dog, but she's fat and has only three teeth left.  His friends will laugh their heads off.  Beast isn't the only one ...



  • Book - 9

    Bright lights, big city--Ms. Rooney's class is heading for NYC! They'll see dinosaurs at the American Museum of Natural History and they'll visit the Bronx Zoo, the Statue of Liberty, and many more sights. They'll  even be in a Flag Day parade.  ...







  • Book - 10

    The Polk Street Kids are coming--on their class trip to Boston. They're going to fly kites on Boston Common, walk the Freedom Trail, and put on a play--with Richard "Beast" Best as Paul Revere. Poor Beast can't remember his costume, or what he's supp...



  • Book - 11

    Philadelphia fun! Richard "Beast" Best and the kids in Ms. Rooney's class are off to see the Liberty Bell, the Declaration of Independence, Benjamin Franklin's inventions, and historic places where American colonists met and decided to start a new co...