Skippyjon Jones

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Skippyjon Jones
Author Judith Byron Schachner
Country United States
Language English
Series Skippyjon Jones Series
Genre Children's story
Publisher Dutton Juvenile
Publication date
Media type Print (Paperback)
Followed by Skippyjon Jones in the Dog-House

Skippyjon Jones is a children's picture book by Judith Byron Schachner, published in 2001 by Dutton Juvenile. It is the first book in a series of the same name.

The title character is a siamese cat with large ears that make him look like a Chihuahua. He has a group of imaginary Chihuahua friends, Los Chimichangos. He lives with his mother Junebug, his three sisters Jezebel, Jillyboo, and Ju Ju Bee, Daddy SpencerBug Jones and Mrs. Tinkley, the family's owner.


"SkippyJon Jones" is aired on some Episodes in August 8 2001 on Cartoon Network and Hallmark Channel to November 30, 2001.

In 2004, Skippyjon Joneswon the first annual E.B. WhiteRead Aloud Award, handed out by The Association of Booksellers for Children.[1]It has also won several local children's book awards, including the New Hampshire State Library's 2005 Ladybug Picture Book Award,[2]the 2005 WashingtonChildren's Choice Picture Book Award,[3]and the 2006 ColoradoCouncil International Reading Association (CCIRA) Colorado Children's Book Award for Picture Book.[4]Based on a 2007 online poll, the National Education Associationnamed the book one of its "Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children."[5]


  1. ^ Association of Booksellers for Children Programs History of E.B. White Read Aloud Award
  2. ^ Ladybug Award, Center for the Book, New Hampshire State Library
  3. ^ Book Awards
  4. ^ CCIRA: Colorado Children's Book Award
  5. ^ Nationoal Education Association (2007). "Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children". Retrieved August 22, 2012. 

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1a "SkippyJon Jones the Great Sword Fighter" August 8, 2001 (2001-08-08)
SkippyJon Jones shows himself That he was not just a siamese cat cause he was a chihuahua and becomes the sword right of the most Los Chimichangos at all.
1b "Sub-Zero of the Kitty Boy" August 8, 2001 (2001-08-08)
On a January 28, 1999, SkippyJon Jones goes out in the Snow and sees Frosty the Snowman and his Sister and tells Don Deigo and the others of any Sub-Zero Snowman Heroes.
1c "The Video Tape" August 8, 2001 (2001-08-08)
Two Months Later, SkippyJon Jones gets a VHS Tape of a Movie called "Babe: Pig in the City" at the video Store, Which Don Deigo and his Pals were visites in a white sky Day, though.
2a "SkippyJon Jones: In Mummy Trouble" August 8, 2001 (2001-08-08)
When SkippyJon Jones was being as Mummy, His Mother, Mama Junebug Jones fires him in any hieroglyphic egyptian Mummies.
2b "Energy Brains" August 8, 2001 (2001-08-08)
One night, Don Deigo and the others snatches SkippyJon Jones into a Bag and decided to Tell him about the Brains of Energy
2c "The Sky Is Falling!" August 8, 2001 (2001-08-08)
Skippy tells the Los Chimichangos That the Sky is going to be Falling when Mama Junebug Jones and the Girls are at the park.
3a "SkippyJon Jones and The Big Bones" August 8, 2001 (2001-08-08)
When SkippyJon Jones imagines about the dinosaur Bones and was about Hunt for dinosaur-ito of all time.
4a "SkippyJon Jones In the Dog House" September 14, 2001 (2001-09-14)
SkippyJon Jones knows his friends That there was a Little bobble-ito When Skippy was caught with a Little rope That was tangled up by his Paw and laying down on a giant tortilla.
4b "So Sweet, So Sweetarts!" September 14, 2001 (2001-09-14)
SkippyJon Jones gets some Sweetarts which would One of his favorite candies of all time When his Mom punishes Her son not to eat too much candy When somebody was so sick.
4c "A Big Birthday Bash" August 14, 2001 (2001-08-14)
On May 31, 1999, SkippyJon Jones knows about his Birthday That his Mother would be impresive of many Birthday parties.
5a "SkippyJon Jones and the Kingdom of Hearts" August 14, 2001 (2001-08-14)
On June 3, 1999, SkippyJon Jones becomes a Brave knight to kill the Dragon for the King's Arangement.
5b "Sorry, Mister Safari" September 14, 2001 (2001-09-14)
In Africa, SkippyJon Jones and the Los Chimichangos starts Finding the elephants, The zebras, the lions, the tigers, the monkeys and the giraffes and turn them into stuffed animals of any the "Untamed World".
5c "Gone Fishing" September 14, 2001 (2001-09-14)
At the Pond, SkippyJon Jones and the Los Chimichangos are Fishing for the fishes that Daddy will be home for fourteen Minutes.
6a "SkippyJon Jones's Treasure Hunt" September 14, 2001 (2001-09-14)
SkippyJon Jones had an arguement with his Sister about the Treasure chest When the Purriots need to give him energy, though.