Little Witch Learns to Read

Author: Deborah Hautzig

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 46

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Little Witch's family is not at all helpful when she is learning to read, so she hides her books and reads by flashlight until late at night and becomes so sleepy that she cannot stay awake during the day. Simultaneous.

Little Witch Loves to Write

A Write-in Reader

Author: Deborah Hautzig

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 222

"Little witch is going to the beach. She's afraid she'll have no one to play with. But Little Witch always makes friends! This reader encourages children to express themselves creatively through drawing and writing!"--Cover back.

Little Witch Goes to School

Author: Deborah Hautzig

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 147

Little Witch wants to go to school just like her friends, but her mother thinks she should stay home and learn from her witchy aunts. Mother Witch finally agrees to let Little Witch go, but only if she promises to be very, very bad. It's a wild ride on a broomstick that kids won't soon forget! The third book in the popular Little Witch series, Little Witch Goes to School has all the mixed-up magic and quirky humor kids have come to love in the first two books.

Pirate Mom

Author: Deborah Underwood

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 519

Yo ho ho! Pete loves pirates, but his mom thinks they are rude and messy. Then Pete and his mom go to see the Amazing Marco, and Marco hypnotizes Pete’s mom into thinking she’s a pirate! Now Pete’s mom won’t behave. She chases the neighbors. She steals underwear off other people’s clotheslines. She’s even flying the Jolly Roger over the house. Pete has to find the Amazing Marco. He wants his real mom back!

The Little Leftover Witch

Author: Florence Laughlin

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

View: 703

A little lost witch undergoes a magical transformation when she’s loved by a human family in this heartwarming story. When Felina, a little witch, breaks her broom on Halloween and can’t fly home, she is stuck with the Doon family and their black cat, Itchabody, for an entire year. Although she’s homesick and unhappy, the Doon parents and their daughter, Lucinda, do their best to make Felina feel welcome. (And she has no trouble with Itchabody at all!) As time passes, the mischievous Felina learns what it means to be part of a family—and how, with love, she will always belong. This timeless tale, originally published in 1971 and cherished ever since, brims with witchy whimsy and will find a home in the hearts of a new generation of readers.

Little Witch Takes Charge!

Author: Deborah Hautzig

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 24

View: 202

Little Witch takes care of the household when everyone in the witch family gets sick.

Popular Series Fiction for K-6 Readers

A Reading and Selection Guide

Author: Rebecca L. Thomas

Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 799

View: 265

Because of their popularity, books in series are great vehicles for fostering literacy among all types of readers, who are almost always adamant about reading every title in the series--in series order. Yet traditional information sources on children's and YA literature include very little about series fiction, so librarians often have difficulty managing this literature. This guide will be a rich resource and time-saver for librarians who work with children. It introduces users to the best and most popular fiction series of today, covering more than 1,000 series with over 10,000 titles, appropriate for elementary readers. Annotations also indicate series and titles accepted by some of the popular electronic reading programs (e.g., Accelerated Reading, Reading First). A numbered list of titles in the series follows.

Miss Grubb, Super Sub!

A Write-in Reader

Author: David Harrison

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 839

When their regular teacher is sick, her students are surprised by their substitute teacher's approach to learning, as they learn about math in the cafeteria, monster germs from the nurse, and art from the janitor.

The Great Tulip Trade

Author: Beth Wagner Brust

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 47

View: 622

In Holland in the 1600s, Anna's birthday gift of eight precious tulip bulbs is traded into livestock, furniture, and a valuable painting. Simultaneous.

It's Not Marsha's Birthday

Author: Barbara Bottner

Publisher: Golden Books

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 298

Even though it's not Marsha's birthday, there's still reason to celebrate. Illustrations.