Ever wonder why the leaves on a tree change color? So did little squirrel. Read Leaf Trouble by Jonathan Emmett as mama squirrel explains why the leaves change color and fall off when Summer changes to Autumn.
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When Piggie is invited to her very first party, she asks her elephant friend Gerald to help her get ready. Gerald knows a lot about parties, and he makes sure that he and his friend are wearing the perfect outfits. If you enjoy parties, you’ll want to check out I Am Invited to a Party.
DIARIO DE GREG es una serie de libros con un gran sentido de humor. La historia comienza cuando la mamá de Greg le regala un diario para que anote sus impresiones. UN RENACUAJO en este diario Greg empieza a narrar su vida diaria, como sobrevive la secundaria y sus chistosas aventuras. LA LEY DE RODRICK se basa en el verano de Greg y las fechorías de Rodrick, su hermano mayor. ESTO ES EL COLMO es el diario en el que Greg explica el porqué su papá lo quiere enviar a una academia militar ¿Se salva de esta?. DIA DE PERROS muestra el verano ideal para Greg, pero en sus sueños pues su mamá tiene algo más preparado. La serie cuenta con otro libro basado en la película y el quinto libro viene en camino. Los libros cuentan con simples pero divertidos dibujos animados como tipo comic que te tendrán riendo hasta el final.
Ranger’s Apprentice Ruins of Gorlan is of a young boy named Will whose dream is to be a great warrior in Battleschool but Will later discovers that his fate has already been chosen for him. Join Will in his heroic adventure as he learns the skills of a Ranger that will help in survive and defeat the evil that threatens the kingdom. This is John Flanagan’s first books in the Rangers Apprentice series so don’t miss the rest.
Would you have chosen a million dollars or the chance to uncover your family secret? Join Amy and Dan Cahill in their quest that might lead them to fame and fortune. The Maze of Bones is Rick Riordan’s first book in The 39 Clues series. From buildings blowing up to Benjamin Franklin’s mind boggling inventions, you won’t be able to put the book down.
The Babymouse graphic novel series is enjoyable for grades 2-4; Monster Mash is a great read for October! Babymouse is going to have a monster mash of a Halloween party at her house after school. The only problem is… she has no idea what to dress up as. And, the pesky boys say that she has to dress up pretty and not scary like she wants. Also, Felicia, the mean little cat in her grade, invited herself and now everyone wants to come. What will Babymouse wear? And, will Felicia ruin her party? Felicia has a few tricks of her own waiting for Babymouse.
Duct tape is useful for more than just making your pesky little brother be quiet and reattaching your muffler to your car. You can now accessorize yourself with duct tape wallets, rings, bracelets, arm bands, necklaces, purses, bags, belts, bow-ties, flip-flops, and more! Stick It is a neat book gives you a picture along with instructions to make the coolest things out of duct tape.