Reviews and Blog Posts: Beginning Chapter Books

Nate the Great and the hungry book club

by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat

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Nate the Great and his faithful companion Sludge catch a case of missing pages at Rosamund's book club. A school librarian plays a key role in helping solve the case. Fun to read together or alone to build confidence, Nate the Great mysteries continue to delight young readers.

Look out, Jeremy Bean!

by Alice Schertle

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This book has three stories about Jeremy Bean. In the first one, Jeremy isn't sure what he should collect for school - rocks? stamps? shoes? Finally, Jeremy comes up with the perfect collection that only he can collect. In the second story, Jeremy tries to catch a dust bunny for...

The twin giants

by Dick King-Smith

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There once lived twin giant brothers, Lottavim and Normus. They had a happy life on their mountainside, but soon grew older and wanted to find wives. Of course, they wanted giant wives, and so they had to go out on a quest to find pretty giants living on other mountains....

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