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Spanish Language Edition
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Other titles in the Martha Speaks series:
Perritos en Invierno/ A Winter's Tail (Martha Speaks)by Susan Meddaugh
Synopses & Reviews
Martha and friends must save Skits after he slides onto thin ice during a snow-day hockey game.
Skits is terrified of hockey pucks, but why? Helen recounts the unforgettable snowday hockey game at the root of his fear. Back when Skits was just a pup, he was eager to participate in an outdoor hockey game. But when his enthusiasm got the better of him, he chased a puck straight past the goal line and onto thin ice! Itand#8217;s a good thing that good dog Martha was there to race to the rescue!
Includes a wintry crossword puzzle.
Skits is terrified of hockey pucks, but why? Helen recounts the snow-day hockey game at the root of his fear. Back when Skits was a pup he was eager to participate in an outdoor hockey game, but he chased a puck straight past the goal line and onto thin ice! It's a good thing that good dog Martha was there to race to the rescue!
English and Spanish text are differing colors and highly readable. Activities are also translated. Includes fun vocabulary-building activities!
About the Author
Susan Meddaugh was born and raised in Montclair, New Jersey. She graduated from Wheaton College, where she studied French literature and fine arts. After working briefly with an advertising agency in New York, she moved to Boston and worked at a publishing company for ten years, first as a designer, then art editor, and finally as art director. While there, she did the illustrations for Good Stones (Houghton Mifflin) by Anne Epstein, and then decided to strike out on her own as a freelance illustrator and creator of children's books. Since that time, Susan has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including Martha Speaks, which was chosen as a New York Times Best Illustrated Book for 1992. In 1998 she was awarded the New England Book Award, given by the New England Booksellers Association to recognize a body of work. Her work also was acknowledged with a New York Times Best Illustrated Award. She lives in Sherborn, Massachusetts.
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