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When I Grow Up

by Al Yankovic and Wes Hargis

Hardcover, 1 v. (unpaged), Harpercollins Childrens Books, List Price: $17.99 |


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An exuberant eight-year-old details for his teacher and classmates the astonishing variety of inventive careers he is thinking of pursuing when he grows up.

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Matthew Alfred Yankovic, better known as "Weird Al," has recorded 12 albums and won three Grammys. He once worked as an "accordion repo man," collecting rented accordions from children when they had stopped taking lessons at school. Seth Olenick hide caption

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