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George and Martha: Two Great Friends (George & Martha Early Readers (Green Light Readers))by James Marshall
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"Who wants to spend the day with a couple of grown-up, married alligators?and#160;Answer:and#160;Every kid you know. . . . Sparkles with humor." and#8211;The Bulletinand#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;
This Level 2 easy readingand#160;adventure finds everyone's favorite alligator couple on aand#160;fishing trip.and#160;Butand#160;Mrs.Green isand#160;so frustrated!and#160;Mr. Green is catching all the fish. What's his secret?and#160;Is it his lucky hat?and#160;Hisand#160;new fishing pole?and#160;Or doesand#160;it have something to do with jelly beans?and#160;Beginning readers will have aand#160;sweet time finding out.and#160;Packed with picture clues to help build early reading confidence, this favorite story from More with Mr. and Mrs. Green is now one of four stand-alone Green Light Readers starring this fun-loving pair of alligators. Collect them all!and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;
Three more George and Martha stories just right for early readers.
Story Number One: The Tub Martha teaches George a little lesson about privacy.
Story Number Two: The Mirror Marthas bad habit is getting on Georges nerves. He hatches the perfect plot to cure her vanity.
Story Number Three: The Tooth Oh, no! George has an accident that changes the way he looks. Luckily, Martha knows just what to say to cheer up her friend.
Three more George and Martha stories just right for early readers are collected in this volume. Full color.
In this new Level 2 Green Light Reader, everyone's favorite alligator couple goesand#160;fishingand#160; butand#160;Mr. Green isand#160;the only one having fun...until he convincesand#160;Mrs. Green to use jellybeans forand#160;bait!and#160;
Alligator couple Mr. and Mrs. Green are back in a sweet tale about a "bad" batch of cookies in this humorous early readerand#160;from acclaimed author-illustrator Keith Baker. This Level 2 Green Light Reader is packed with picture clues,and#160;full-color illustrations, and word play.
Packed with picture clues and fun words
to keep eager readers moving along, this
snack-filled adventure finds Mr. Green
investigating a and#8220;terribleand#8221; batch of cookies
by eating every last one. Crunchity-crunch!
Great friends aren\'t hard to find--they\'re right here in this delightful offering of James Marshall\'s George and Martha in the early reader format. Using original art and text from Marshall\'s storybooks, the tales have been reformatted to fit into any burgeoning reader\'s practise. And Marshall\'s themes will clearly resonant with a reader-age child--navigating the waters of first friendships, honesty versus kindness, curiosity versus privacy.'
This book contains the classic \"The Scary Movie\" and \"The Secret Club\" stories.
About the Author
James Marshall (1942-1992) created dozens of exuberant and captivating books for children, including The Stupids, Miss Nelson Is Missing!, and the ever-popular George and Martha books. Before creating his canon of classic, hilarious childrens books, James Marshall played the viola, studied French, and received a masters degree from Trinity College. He also doodled. It was the doodles, and the unforgettable characters that emerged from them, that led him to his lifes work as one of the finest creators of childrens books of the twentieth century. In 2007, James Marshall was posthumously awarded the Laura Ingalls Wilder medal for his lasting contribution to literature for children.
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