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Space Dogs (Martha Speaks Chapter Books)by Jamie White
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Marthaand#8212;aka agent K9-002and#8212;is on a top-secret mission to expose the criminals who try to steal Granny Floand#8217;s soup formula. Can Martha stop the crooks before they put Granny Floand#8212;and Marthaand#8217;s speaking voiceand#8212;out of commission? The life of a secret agent dog turns out to be much more complicated than sipping on toilet-water martinis (as Martha imagines the glamourous spy life to be). Brave and undaunted, Martha enters a world of doggy surveillance, high-tech gadgets, and unlikely suspects in order to catch the evil soup thieves. Includes special do-it-yourself detective activity section (doesnand#8217;t require writing in the book)!
The new Martha Speaks chapter book takes Martha where no talking dog has gone beforeand#8212;outer space! With a create-your-own-comic book activity and a glossary of new vocabulary included, this book guarantees out-of-this-world fun for young readers!
Martha learns that thieves are trying to steal Grannys secret alphabet soup recipe, and its up to her to stop them! Martha—a.k.a. agent K9-002—is on a secret mission to expose the criminals trying to steal Granny Flos soup formula. But the life of a secret agent dog turns out to be much more complicated than Martha imagines. She must enter a world of doggy surveillance, high-tech gadgets, and unlikely suspects to defeat the evil soup thieves and save the formula—and her speaking voice! Includes a glossary and a special secret agent activity section with a spy test, secret code, and instructions on how to become a master of disguise.
Marthas family and Skits are going out west on vacation, and Martha doesnt want to be left behind. But that cargo hold where dogs have to travel sounds scary. Martha has to prove that shes no scaredydog if she wants to go on the trip. After they arrive, Martha is so excited to go on a cattle drive through Montana. But Cookie the cowhand isnt so sure that Martha is fit for the trip after she causes a stampede. Can Martha show Cookie that she has what it takes to be at home on the range?
Includes a glossary, instructions on creating your own travel journal, and a fun western word activity.
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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