No Words Wasted Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    The Powell's Playlist | January 15, 2015

    Mary Helen Specht: IMG The Powell's Playlist: Mary Helen Specht



    Migratory Animals is mostly set in Texas during the first years of the most recent recession, when the cast of characters — an eclectic group... Continue »
    1. $10.49 Sale Trade Paper add to wish list

      Migratory Animals (P.S.)

      Mary Helen Specht 9780062346032

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$15.25
New Library
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
13 Remote Warehouse Children's Animals- Animal Stories- Squirrels

More copies of this ISBN

This title in other editions

Squirrels on Skis (I Can Read It All by Myself Beginner Books)

by

Squirrels on Skis (I Can Read It All by Myself Beginner Books) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

J. HAMILTON RAY is a children's television writer and producer. He's won two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Writing for Children, and among the many programs he has written for and produced is the hit PBS Kids television show Between the Lions. He has also produced animated videos of picture books, among them many by Dr. Seuss and P. D. Eastman. He and his wife—the novelist C. A. Belmond—divide their time between the woods of Redding, CT. (where the squirrel-watching is great), and France. Squirrels on Skis is his first book. 

About the Author

This new Beginner Book about manic skiing squirrels—by J. Hamilton Ray with illustrations by Pascal Lemaitre—has the feeling of an old classic read-aloud. "Nobody knew how the mania grew. First there was one, and then there were two. Three more came gliding from under the trees. LOOK! On the hill. Those are squirrels on skis! Below lay the town, snow-covered and still. Not a sound could be heard. All was silent, until . . . Swwwishhhh swooped the skiers, all dressed for play. Eighty-five squirrels and more on the way!" As you can imagine, the townsfolk are NOT amused. Can intrepid reporter Sally Sue Breeze find out where the squirrels are getting their skis-and make them stop skiing long enough to eat lunch-before pest-control guy Stanley Powers sucks them up in his vacuum device? (Don't worry—Sally triumphs in a most unexpected way.) With delightfully understated, funny illustrations by Pascal Lemaitre, this is the perfect book for beginning readers to curl up and chill out with on a snow day—or any day!

Originally created by Dr. Seuss, Beginner Books encourage children to read all by themselves, with simple words and illustrations that give clues to their meaning.

From the Hardcover edition.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375971525
Author:
Ray, J. Hamilton
Publisher:
Random House Books for Young Readers
Author:
Lemaitre, Pascal
Subject:
Animals - Squirrels
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Squirrels
Subject:
Children s-Sports Fiction-Winter Sports
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Library binding
Series:
Beginner Books(R)
Publication Date:
20130931
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
FULL COLOR
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
6.58 x 9.41 x 0.41 in 0.57 lb
Age Level:
from 5 up to 8

Related Subjects

Children's » Animals » Squirrels
Children's » Beginning Readers » General
Children's » Poetry » Stories in Verse
Children's » Sports and Outdoors » Sports Fiction » Winter Sports

Squirrels on Skis (I Can Read It All by Myself Beginner Books) New Library
0 stars - 0 reviews
$15.25 In Stock
Product details 64 pages Random House Books for Young Readers - English 9780375971525 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.