Simon B. Rhymin'


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$16.99  $15.80
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publish Date
5.5 X 7.7 X 1.2 inches | 0.7 pounds

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About the Author

Dwayne Reed is America's favorite rapping teacher from Chicago and the author of the Simon B. Rhymin' series. He is known for his viral music videos and hit songs, "Welcome to the 4th Grade" and "Welcome to Kindergarten." When he's not writing, rapping, or teaching, Dwayne can be found presenting at educator conferences across the US, or loving on his beautiful wife, Simoné, and their children, Chase and Cambridge. He invites you to follow him on Twitter and Instagram @TeachMrReed.


"I love Simon. I love his heart, his rhythm and rhyme. We've been needing his voice for a long, long time."--Liesl Shurtliff, New York Times bestselling author of Rump
"An authentic voice, strong friendships and loads of laughs make rhymin' Simon a winner."--Tom Watson, author of Stick Dog
"Dwayne Reed has succeeded in writing a story about a boy who is enjoying his life, exploring this theme without overtly coming across as teaching a lesson to readers."--School Library Connection
"A heartwarming tale that combines Black boy joy with community connection."
--Kirkus Reviews

"This uplifting, realistic story of a young Black boy lyricist is a strong addition to any library collection."

--School Library Journal

"Reed writes his characters with compassionate and keen insight, effectively conveying the transformative power of art, storytelling, and community."

--Publishers Weekly, starred
A Junior Library Guild Selection

"Upbeat and heartfelt, Simon B. Rhymin' is a sure-fire hit!"--Lincoln Peirce, New York Times bestselling creator of Big Nate and Max & the Midknights