Luke can’t believe the unfairness of it all—he’s the one with the encyclopedic knowledge of everything from Ant-Man to Wolverine! At least he can help Zack—aka Star Guy—with all the important parts of becoming a superhero, like using his newfound powers and deciding whether or not to wear a cape.
My Brother Is a Superhero #ad - But when star guy gets into super-size trouble, lara—to rescue his big brother and, it’s up to Luke—and his intrepid neighbor, with a little luck, help him save the world.
The Trouble with TwinsKnopf Books for Young Readers #ad - So she hatches a plan of her own and embarks on an unexpected journey to reunite with her other half. Until one day they aren't. Plain and quiet henrietta has a secret plan to settle the score, and she does something outrageous and she can't take it back. When the deed is discovered, henrietta is sent to live with her eccentric great-aunt! Suddenly life with pretty, popular Arabella doesn't seem so awful.
And, though she's been grievously wronged, Arabella longs for her sister, too. They're the best of friends. Alfred a knopf Books for Young Readers. With a refreshing take on the sibling relationship, this early middle grade novel is a good fit for readers moving out of chapter books or as a story to read together.
The Trouble with Twins #ad - Seira wilson, amazon editorkate dicamillo meets lemony Snicket in this darkly comic novel about two sisters who learn they are each others' most important friend!Imagine two twin sisters, Arabella and Henrietta--nearly identical yet with nothing in common.
One Proud PennyRoaring Brook Press #ad - The big story of the small but important penny is fascinating and fun for young readers who are interested in non-fiction. Seira wilson, amazon editorwho knew the life of a penny could be so exciting? Born in 1983, Oregon, zinc and copper as we find out narrator travels everywhere from New York City to Portland, our copper well, to Puerto Rico describing in colorful detail his many adventures along the way.
Randy siegel's quirky, informative text mixed with Serge Bloch's spare but exuberant illustrations which make use of real pennies make this book a must-have for lovers of American history or just a good story. A neal porter book Alfred a knopf Books for Young Readers. Roaring Brook Press.
George and MarthaHoughton Mifflin Company HO-9780395166192 #ad - Kids are sure to want to read more about this hippo pair, George and Martha. Seira wilson, " "the mirror, amazon editortwo lovable hippos teach the meaning of friendship in five separate vignettes: "Split Pea Soup, " "The Tub, " "The Flying Machine, " "The Tooth. Alfred a knopf Books for Young Readers. Roaring Brook Press.
Five short stories in a picture book format are perfect for beginning readers.
Chloe and the LionDisney-Hyperion #ad - Mac's power of the pen is at odds with Adam's brush, and Chloe's story hangs in the balance. Hyperion Books. Wonderful for reading together or for newly independent readers to discover on their own. Seira wilson, amazon editormeet Chloe: Every week, she collects loose change so she can buy tickets to ride the merry-go-round.
Can she help them out of this quandary to be the heroine of her own story? Mac Barnett and Adam Rex are a dynamic duo, and two of the strongest contemporary voices in picture books today. But one fateful day, she gets lost in the woods on her way home, " says Mac Barnett, and a large dragon leaps out from-"Wait! It's supposed to be a lion, the author of this book.
Chloe and the Lion #ad - This ridiculously fun pairing of author and illustrator is made all the more delightful in a picture book that breaks the fourth wall and invites readers into the story, where they learn a few things about point of view and working together. Roaring Brook Press. But adam rex, the illustrator, thinks a dragon would be so much cooler don't you agree?
In an accessible and funny way, Chloe and the Lion talks about the creative process and the joys and trials of collaboration. Alfred a knopf Books for Young Readers.
The Teacher's PetDisney-Hyperion #ad - Simple enough text for beginning readers to practice, and clever plot twists to engage those in early grade school. Seira wilson, amazon EditorWhen their class tadpoles are big enough, Mr. But bruno doesn't stay that way for long. Stricter blinded by love for the pet, the students must step up and take matters into their own heroic hands.
This hilarious tale by debut picture book author Anica Mrose Rissi, brilliantly illustrated by Zachariah OHora, will keep kids giggling page after page as the class comes together to solve one BIG problem. Soon, he's grown into a giant, he farts for show-and-tell, classroom-wrecking creature: he eats desks, and he sneezes slime all over everything! With Mr.
The Teacher's Pet #ad - Kids with experience in the classroom will get a laugh out of this picture book about a teacher's pet that gets out of control, and it's the kids who must save the day. The class chooses Bruno, the smallest of the bunch. Roaring Brook Press. Stricter tells his students they can keep just one. Alfred a knopf Books for Young Readers.
The Mouse with the Question Mark TailDial Books #ad - Roaring Brook Press. But from her, mouse minor learns only that you do not get all your answers from the first asking. Used book in Good Condition. Fans of the tale of desperaux, a little Princess, and Stuart Little will all be captivated by this memorable story of a lovable orphan mouse on an amazing quest.
The smallest mouse in london’s Royal Mews is such a little mystery that he hasn't even a name. There he's called "mouse minor" though it's not quite a name, and he doesn't make a success of school. Soon he's running for his life, looking high and low through the grand precincts of Buckingham Palace to find out who he is and who he might become.
The Mouse with the Question Mark Tail #ad - Queen victoria ought to be able to help him, if she can communicate with mice. She is all-seeing, after all, and her powers are unexplainable. The mouse with the question mark tail is a story of courage and friendship that works well for reading together or as a starting point for kids entering into middle grade novels.
Seira wilson, amazon editornewbery Award-winning author Richard Peck is at his very best in this fast-paced mystery adventure. Alfred a knopf Books for Young Readers. And so his voyage of self-discovery takes him onward, to strange and wonderful places. Hyperion Books.
The Year of the Book 1 An Anna Wang novelHMH Books for Young Readers #ad - The year of the book is a gentle exploration of friendship through the experiences of a fourth grade bookworm named Anna. Anna learns about friendship in her beloved stories, but it's real life situations that ultimately teach her how to find--and be--a good friend. Seira wilson, amazon EditorIn Chinese, peng you means friend.
Used book in Good Condition. Alfred a knopf Books for Young Readers. But in any language, all Anna knows for certain is that friendship is complicated. When anna needs company, she turns to her books. Used book in Good Condition. She’ll have to discover that on her own. In the tradition of classics like maud hart lovelace’s Betsy-Tacy books and Eleanor Estes’ One Hundred Dresses, this novel subtly explores what it takes to make friends and what it means to be one.
The Year of the Book 1 An Anna Wang novel #ad - Hyperion Books. Roaring Brook Press. Whether traveling through a wrinkle in Time, or peering over My Side of the Mountain, books provide what real life cannot—constant companionship and insight into her changing world. Books, however, can’t tell Anna how to find a true friend.
The ImaginaryBloomsbury USA Childrens #ad - And now he's found Rudger. Soon rudger is alone, and running for his imaginary life. Roaring Brook Press. Bunting arrives at Amanda's door. But how can an unreal boy stand alone in the real world?in the vein of Coraline, this gripping take on imaginary friends comes to life in a lush package: beautiful illustrations 10 in full color by acclaimed artist Emily Gravett, a foiled and debossed case cover, printed endpapers, and deckled page edges.
Mr. Bunting hunts imaginaries. Rumor has it that he even eats them. He needs to find Amanda before Mr. A spooky and wonderfully imagined story of friendship, with content and length that's perfect for more advanced readers who are venturing into their first middle grade novels. Seira wilson, amazon EditorRudger is Amanda Shuffleup's imaginary friend.
The Imaginary #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Hyperion Books. Alfred a knopf Books for Young Readers. Bunting catches him--and before Amanda forgets him and he fades away to nothing.
Prince and PirateG.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Prince and pirate's hilarious duel for territory will elicit gales of giggles, hearty guffaws, and heartfelt smiles. Avast, ye scurvy sea slug!" And so begins a battle of regal sneers, seaworthy stink-eyes, and off-the-hook insults. Used book in Good Condition. Alfred a knopf Books for Young Readers.
Halt, peasant!" pirate is sure this scurvy sea slug has come to plunder his treasure. Just when it seems their struggle might end in a silly stalemate, a little surprise convinces them to find a way to get along--swimmingly. Roaring Brook Press. Hyperion Books. Prince is horrified to find this cheeky cod trespassing in his kingdom.
Prince and Pirate #ad - Two very different fish--prince and pirate--must learn to get along and share the same tank; the language of the story suits each fish's persona making it a fun story to read aloud together or for early readers building a swashbuckling vocabulary. Seira wilson, there are rough seas ahead! prince and pirate are proud masters of their very own fishbowls, Amazon Editor When two little fish with big personalities have to share the same tank, and life goes along swimmingly--until they're scooped up and plopped into shared waters.
The Only Thing Worse Than WitchesDial Books #ad - With a hankering for lollipops and the magical aptitude of a toad, she needs all the help she can get to pass her exams and become a full-fledged witch. This is a lighthearted fantasy of friendship, witches, and humor that is reminiscent of Roald Dahl's novels. Frabbleknacker, who smells like bellybutton lint and forbids Rupert’s classmates from talking to each other before, during, and after class.
A great entry into fantasy for early middle grade readers. Seira wilson, amazon editorroald dahl meets Eva Ibbotson in this hilarious middle grade debut perfect for reading aloudRupert Campbell is fascinated by the witches who live nearby. Used book in Good Condition. The closest he can get to a witchy experience is sitting in class with his awful teacher Mrs.
The Only Thing Worse Than Witches #ad - He dreams of broomstick tours and souvenir potions, but Rupert’s mother forbids him from even looking at that part of town. Hyperion Books. She’s determined to help Rupert stand up to dreadful Mrs. So when he sees an ad to become a witch’s apprentice, Rupert simply can’t resist applying. But witchling Two isn’t exactly what Rupert expected.
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