Ready? Set. Raymond!
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Ready? Set. Raymond!

3.59 of 5 stars 3.59  ·  rating details  ·  17 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Raymond likes to do everything fast–from brushing his teeth to going to school to making new friends. In three easy-to-read stories, readers follow Raymond on a typical super-fast day, see him make a new friend, and run a race!
Paperback, 32 pages
Published June 25th 2002 by Random House Books for Young Readers (first published June 1st 2002)
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Oh gee whiz, lookie here. It's a book about a black boy athlete. Because goodness knows the only thing little black boys can do is be athletes. This book gets an extra star for having three stories, TWO of which are not about Raymond playing sports.
Michelle Couey
ready set raymond
large text it is a reading with help rating and step 2 is its classification
I liked the ethnicity in the book with characters of color and with very active lifestyle as they are runners and he is a track star:)
Read at preschooler story time at the library. Was a bit long. Not especially memorable.
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