Traction Man Meets Turbodog

Author by : Mini Grey
Language : en
Publisher by : Random House
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 69
Total Download : 697
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Description : Traction Man is back! And so is Scrubbing Brush, his brave pet. But one night Scrubbing Brush myseriously vanishes and in his place is the utterly hygenic Turbodog, in indestructible Purple Plastic with Flashing Eyes, Electronic Bark and three AA batteries. But it's not the same without Scrubbing Brush. Where can he be? Traction Man sets out on his greatest rescue mission yet. Can he find Scrubbing Brush? And is there room in his life for two pets?


Traction Man Meets Turbo Dog

Author by : Mini Grey
Language : en
Publisher by : Knopf Books for Young Readers
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 32
Total Download : 584
File Size : 48,6 Mb
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Description : THAT SQUARE-JAWED CAN-DO action toy, Traction Man, is back in another hilarious adventure. The little boy, Traction Man, and his brave pet, Scrubbing Brush, are inseparable—until the boy’s father throws the “unhygenic” Scrubbing Brush in the trash and replaces it with a “real” toy, the battery-operated TurboDog. It bleeps, speaks, and squeaks—but is not very smart. So Traction Man, wearing his airtight Astro-suit and armed with a bottle of SuperStrong Germo, enters the trash bin and rescues Scrubbing Brush from the Evil Bin Things (pizza crusts, spaghetti, and potato peels with eyes and mouths that hiss “Stay with us”). The Battle of the Bin is not to be missed—nor is the ignominious demise of TurboDog! With this satisfying sequel, Mini Grey has scored another smashing victory for imaginative play.


Bridges To Understanding

Author by : Linda Pavonetti
Language : en
Publisher by : Scarecrow Press
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 43
Total Download : 894
File Size : 55,9 Mb
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Description : This annotated bibliography, with descriptions of nearly 700 books representing more than 70 countries, provides stories that will help children understand our differences while simultaneously demonstrating our common humanity.


The Oxford Companion To Children S Literature

Author by : Daniel Hahn
Language : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press, USA
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 24
Total Download : 663
File Size : 49,5 Mb
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Description : The last thirty years have witnessed one of the most fertile periods in the history of children's books. A fascinating reference guide to the world of children's literature, this volume covers every genre from fairy tales to chapbooks; school stories to science fiction; comics to children's hymns


A To Zoo Subject Access To Children S Picture Books 10th Edition

Author by : Rebecca L. Thomas
Language : en
Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 35
Total Download : 337
File Size : 49,5 Mb
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Description : Whether used for thematic story times, program and curriculum planning, readers' advisory, or collection development, this updated edition of the well-known companion makes finding the right picture books for your library a breeze. • Offers easy subject access to children's picture books • Features a user-friendly organization • Provides in-depth indexing and full bibliographic detail


Traction Man And The Beach Odyssey

Author by : Mini Grey
Language : en
Publisher by : Knopf Books for Young Readers
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 44
Total Download : 453
File Size : 42,5 Mb
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Description : In this new and exciting Traction Man escapade, the can-do action toy and his faithful pet Scrubbing Brush are headed to the Wide Ocean. Adventure is on the horizon for our daring duo, along with new challenges—and new friends—to meet. There's a picnic to defend (a quiche to protect!), colossal waves, giant seaweed, elusive rockpool animals . . . and the lovely Beachtime Brenda. Mini Grey, winner of the Boston Globe-Horn Book Picture Book Award for Traction Man Is Here!, scores another victory for imaginative play. Sure to delight existing Traction Man fans and captivate new ones.


Traction Man Is Here

Author by : Mini Grey
Language : en
Publisher by : Random House
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 99
Total Download : 999
File Size : 47,8 Mb
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Description : With an action outfit for every occasion, Traction Man patrols the house. Whether he is saving toys (in latex space suit and Perspex helmet, teamed with Rocket Boots); searching the sink for the lost wreck of the sieve (in sub-aqua suit, fluorescent flippers and infra-red mask) or rescuing damsels in distress (in jungle pants, camouflage vest and a bandanna), Traction Man is never less than stylishly turned out and expertly accessorised. He is the last word in fashion flair-until, that is, the day that he is presented with an all-in-one knitted green romper suit and matching bonnet by his owner's granny. Can Traction Man overcome the humiliation of his desperately dowdy new look and rediscover the action hero within or will the burden of the knitted green monstrosity be too great?


The Winners Handbook

Author by : Judy Freeman
Language : en
Publisher by : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 15
Total Download : 787
File Size : 40,9 Mb
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Description : Judy Freeman has developed a comprehensive handbook with thoroughly annotated lists of the 2008's best children's books, lesson plans, teacher's guides, stories, songs, and Internet resources. Grades K-6. The WINNERS! Handbook starts with an extensive booklist of Judy's 100 best books of 2008, including many of the big award winners. (If you own Judy's Books Kids Will Sit Still For 3, it follows the same format. Indeed, you can consider the new The WINNERS! Handbook the first update to that book.) Each entry includes a meaty and thoughtful annotation, a germ (a series of practical, do-able, useful, pithy ideas for reading, writing, and illustrating prompts and other activities across the curriculum); a useful list of exemplary related titles; and subject designations for each title to ascertain where the book might fit thematically into your curricular plan or program. There's also a title, author, and subject index for easy access. You find scores of useful and fun ideas, activities, lessons, and ways you can incorporate literature into every aspect of your day and your life. From story hour to school curriculum tie-ins, the many connections include strategies for comprehension, critical thinking skills, research, and problem-solving; games, crafts, songs, plenty of great across-the-curriculum poetry, creative drama and Reader's Theater, storytelling, booktalking, and book discussion. Most of the books included are fabulous read-alouds, read-alones, and natural choices for Guided Reading, Literature Circles, or Book Clubs. Grades K-6.


Childrens Catalog

Author by : H.W. Wilson Company
Language : en
Publisher by :
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 93
Total Download : 137
File Size : 50,5 Mb
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Description : The 1st ed. includes an index to v. 28-36 of St. Nicholas.