|Nate the Great and the Missing Birthday Snake
Contributor(s): Sharmat, Andrew, Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman, Wheeler, Jody (Illustrator)
ISBN: 1101934670 ISBN-13: 9781101934678
Publisher: Delacorte Pr
OUR PRICE: $11.70
Product Type: Hardcover
Published: June 2017 Annotation: Written in alignment with Common Core standards and in collaboration with the author's son, a new Nate the Great chapter book finds Nate and his dog invited to a birthday party where the birthday girl is bringing her four snakes, one of which goes missing. Simultaneous eBook.
|Library of Congress Subjects: |
- Nate the Great (Fictitious character); Juvenile fiction.
- Birthday parties; Juvenile fiction.
- Snakes; Juvenile fiction.
|BISAC Categories: |
- Juvenile Fiction | Readers
- Juvenile Fiction | Mysteries & Detective Stories
- Juvenile Fiction | Social Issues | Friendship
|Academic/Grade Level: Grade 2-3, Age 7-8|
|Series: Nate the Great|
|Book type: Easy Fiction|
|Physical Information: 8.75" H x 6.00" W x 0.50" (0.55 lbs) 63 pages|
|Accelerated Reader Info|
|Quiz #: 190401
Reading Level: 2.9 Interest Level: Lower Grades Point Value: 0.5
|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, haled 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.
Andrew Sharmat is the son of Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and Mitchell Sharmat. Here, he and his mother collaborate for the first time.
Jody Wheeler developed a greater-than-average interest in children's books at an early eage. having been influenced and encouraged by her great-aunt Opal Wheeler, a prolific writer of books for young readers in the 1950s. Since being trained as a fine artist and educator, Jody has enjoyed working on projects ranging from picture books to educational texts and magazines, and from greeting cards to coloring books. Jody Wheeler divides her time between Manhattan and Ballston Spa, NY.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2018 Spring)
Rosamond is throwing a birthday party for her cousin Lizzie, whose four pet pythons give Nate the Great the shudders. But when the largest snake disappears during the festivities, the world's greatest detective must confront his fears to save the day. A winning new installment in the popular early-reader series, complete with its characteristic dry humor and clipped prose. Amusing spot art illustrates the chapters. Copyright 2018 Horn Book Guide Reviews.