Junie B. Jones and the Stupid Smelly Bus (Junie B. Jones, No. 1)

Book 1 of 28 in the Junie B. Jones Series
Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades K - 3Grades 1 - 3M2.96570
Barbara Park’s #1 New York Times bestselling chapter book series, Junie B. Jones, is a classroom favorite and has been keeping kids laughing—and reading—for more than twenty years. Over 60 million copies in print and now with a bright new look for a new generation!

Meet Junie B. Jones! The B. Stands for Beatrice. Except Junie B. doesn’t like Beatrice. She just likes B and that’s all. It’s the first day of kindergarten. But Junie B. did not like riding the bus to school. Only guess what? Junie B. is an excellent hider. So, at the end of the day—when everyone lines up to go—home . . . Junie B. doesn’t.

Now, for the first time ever, the book that started it all, Junie B. Jones and the Stupid Smelly Bus, is available in a full-color jacketed hardcover edition. With original, never before seen material—including full color artwork, photographs, a behind the scene peek at illustrator Denise Brunkus’s sketch pad, and a conversation between Barbara Park and Junie B. Jones herself—this special collector's edition is a treat for both new readers and Junie B. fans of all ages! Perfect for holiday, birthday, back to school, kindergarten graduation, and teacher gifts!

USA Today :
“Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set.”

Publishers Weekly :
“Park convinces beginning readers that Junie B.—and reading—are lots of fun.”

Kirkus Reviews :
“Junie’s swarms of young fans will continue to delight in her unique take on the world. . . . A hilarious, first-rate read-aloud.”

Time :
“Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty.”
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published on April 24, 2012 by Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN-10: 0375868410
ISBN-13: 9780375868412
67 Book Reviews
  • huskygirl39
    huskygirl399 months55 stars
    This book sis so funny
    • slothgirl125
      slothgirl1259 months55 stars
      This is amazing 👍
      • layer
        layer9 months33 stars
        It was a funny book but she did get in to trouble a lot and she is first grade and I liked it a lot.
        • bennylily
          bennylily9 months55 stars
          Junie b jones is very funny .becuase Junie b j is afraid to go on the school bus. so she hides under a teachers desk.also she almost had an accident .this book is just right for me and you.so follow me on an adventure in this book
          • mara_love
            mara_loveover 1 year55 stars
            These books are hilarious if you like them you should definitely follow me I will always follow you back. Junie B. Jones is very funny. every time I would check these out I would always finish them on the same day
            • dinoday
              dinodayover 1 year
              I love the book.it is so funny
              • gold3nglare
                gold3nglareover 1 year55 stars
                This book was hilarious when I read it! Back in elementry school, Junie B. Jones were the books everyone wanted to read
                • duneryne-159957605452
                  duneryne-159957605452over 1 year55 stars
                  Best book ever I just got done whit it to day 🙂
                  • Yoshini over 1 year
                    Nice and good book 👏I will share this book for my friends also
                    • Hoiover 1 year
                      Funny kid you know 🤣🤣