|Nate the Great and the Halloween Hunt
Contributor(s): Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman, Simont, Marc (Illustrator)
ISBN: 0440403413 ISBN-13: 9780440403418
Publisher: Yearling Books
OUR PRICE: $5.40
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: September 2005 Annotation: It is Halloween night and all the kids are dressed in scary and funny costumes. Their Trick or Treat bags are getting heavier.
Nate's good friend Rosamond needs his help. Her cat, Little Hex, is missing. Little Hex hates Halloween, so maybe he's hiding. Or is he lost? Nate and his trusty dog Sludge take the case and hunt in the night for Little Hex. They pass robots, pirates, and witches. But where will they find Little Hex?
|Library of Congress Subjects: |
- Halloween; Fiction.
- Mystery and detective stories.
|BISAC Categories: |
- Juvenile Fiction | Readers
- Juvenile Fiction | Mysteries & Detective Stories
- Juvenile Fiction | Holidays & Celebrations | Halloween
|Lexile Measure: 370|
|Academic/Grade Level: Grade 2-3, Age 7-8|
|Series: Nate the Great|
|Book type: Easy Fiction|
|Physical Information: 7.75" H x 5.25" W x 0.25" (0.25 lbs) 32 pages|
|Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Contributor Bio(s): MARJORIE WEINMAN SHARMAT has written more than 130 books for children and young adults, as well as movie and TV novelizations. Her books have been translated into twenty-four languages. The award-winning Nate the Great series, hailed in Booklist as “groundbreaking,” has resulted in Nate’s real-world appearances in many New York Times crossword puzzles, sporting a milk mustache in magazines and posters, residing on more than 28 million boxes of Cheerios, and touring the country in musical theater. Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and her husband, Mitchell Sharmat, have also coauthored many books, including titles in both the Nate the Great and the Olivia Sharp series.
MARC SIMONT won the Caldecott Medal for his artwork in A Tree Is Nice by Janice May Udry, as well as a Caldecott Honor for his own book, The Stray Dog. He illustrated the first twenty books in the Nate the Great series.