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Once Upon a SpongeBob is a SpongeBob SquarePants book written by James Gelsey, originally published by Scholastic as part of the Nick Zone series of chapter books in April 2004. It was reprinted on Kindle by Nickelodeon on January 11, 2013 and has 31 pages.


Fee, fi, fo, funge. It's fairy-tale time for a square-pantsed sponge! Based on Nickelodeon's hit series, SpongeBob SquarePants.


SpongeBob finds a book of fairy tales and dreams about finding himself in three of these stories.

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"I can turn into a skyscraper!"
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  • On the 2013 cover, the Nick Zone logo is removed and replaced with the show's logo. The Scholastic logo is also removed on the reissue.

Cultural references

  • The title is a play on the phrase "Once upon a time..."


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