New L-M Leveled Books for kids who love a good story
A brand new set of books has come on the scene for readers reading at the L-M level. In this thoughtfully selected assortment of books you will find something for everyone. First we have a story from the mind of Megan McDonald, the beloved author of the Judy Moody series. In fact, Jessica Finch is a good friend of Judy’s, and in this book Judy agrees to hide Jessica’s birthday present at her house until the big day arrives. The tricky part – the present is a pig! And Judy has an interesting time hiding it from Jessica.
The set also includes another book about a friendship – Tugg and Teeny, a gorilla and a monkey who live in a jungle neighborhood. The two, as different as they can be, nevertheless, enjoy facing life’s challenges together. In the first book of this charming series, Teeny wants to become a musician, an artist and a poet, all with the help of best friend Tugg.
Tales for Very Picky Eaters is a deliciously funny book about James, a boy who doesn’t like most foods. So his dad tells him ridiculous stories of fanciful and gross foods that he could eat instead, like lumpy swelling oatmeal and fine imported dirt served with earthworms. Kids, both picky and not-so-picky, love this creative book with its smart sense of humor.
A nonfiction book, Seal Pup Rescue, brings us the story of a seal pup named Leopard who, like all baby seals, needs to rest on the beach after swim time, just like human babies take their naps. But problems can arise when curious people and animals get too close to the seals and disturb or frighten them. That’s where Seal Sitters come in. Both kids and adults will enjoy reading about a young Seal Sitter who comes up with a brilliant plan for keeping Leopard safe during his naptime.
Annie and Simon are a big brother and little sister who have a special sibling bond. Their story is told in four sweet and playful chapters about everyday things like drawing and sneezing and horse chestnuts. Touching illustrations accompany text with just enough new vocabulary.
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