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Las Aventuras del Capitan Calzoncillos / The Adventures of Captain Underpants (Captain Underpants)

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Publisher Comments:

Faster than a speeding waistband, more powerful than boxer shorts, its the first illustrated chapter book about Captain Underpants, America's funniest superhero!

¡El primer libro de la exitosa serie El Capitán Calzoncillos! Dav Pilkey, prestigioso autor e ilustrador galardonado con el premio Caldecott, les ofrece a los jóvenes lectores una inolvidable aventura, increíblemente divertida, llena de acción y fácil de leer. En todas las páginas de Las aventuras del Capitán Calzancillos encontrarán divertidos dibujos, que hacen que este libro lo puedan disfrutar tanto los lectores avanzados como los que están empezando a leer. Este libro mantendrá entrenidos durante horas incluso a los menos aficionados a la lectura.

Synopsis:

Dav Pilkey 's first book in the phenomenally successful Captain Underpants illustrated chapter book series, perfectly suited for reluctant readers and especially boys.

George and Harold are best friends. Much to the dismay of Mr. Krupp, the principal of Jerome Horowitz Elementary School, everything includes circulating their Captain Underpants comic books and playing practical jokes. The boys manage to hypnotize Mr. Krupp and make him think he's Captain Underpants. He rushes off to fight crime. After some amazing adventures, Mr. Krupp hits his head and becomes Mr. Krupp again.

But mysteriously, whenever someone snaps his fingers, Mr. Krupp turns once again into Captain Underpants.

El primer libro de la exitosa serie El Capitan Calzoncillos! Dav Pilkey, prestigioso autor e ilustrador galardonado con el premio Caldecott, les ofrece a los jovenes lectores una inolvidable aventura, increiblemente divertida, llena de accion y facil de leer. En todas las paginas de Las aventuras del Capitan Calzancillos encontraran divertidos dibujos, que hacen que este libro lo puedan disfrutar tanto los lectores avanzados como los que estan empezando a leer. Al igual que el resto de las obras humoristicas de Pilkey, este libro mantendra entrenidos durante horas incluso a los menos aficionados a la lectura.

Synopsis:

He used to be Principal Krupp, but now he's the crime-fighting, wedgie-dodging Captain Underpants, the only superhero to tackle the evil Dr. Diaper.

About the Author

Dav Pilkey has written and illustrated numerous popular, award-winning books for children, including the Captain Underpants and Dumb Bunnies series; DOG BREATH, winner of the California Young Reader Medal; and THE PAPERBOY, a Caldecott Honor Book. He lives with his wife in the Pacific Northwest. Visit him online at www.pilkey.com.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780439226486
Subtitle:
(Spanish language edition of The Adventures of Captain Underpants)
Author:
Pilkey, Dav
Publisher:
Scholastic en Espanol
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Heroes
Subject:
Metamorphosis
Subject:
Spanish language materials
Subject:
Readers - Chapter Books
Subject:
Cartoons and comics
Subject:
Child authors
Subject:
Niänos autores
Subject:
Metamorfosis
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Edition Description:
Mass Market Paperbound
Series:
Captain Underpants (Spanish)
Series Volume:
MCR 31F
Publication Date:
20020401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 5
Language:
Spanish
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.63 x 5.25 in
Age Level:
07-10

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Las Aventuras del Capitan Calzoncillos / The Adventures of Captain Underpants (Captain Underpants)
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Product details 128 pages Scholastic en Espanol - English 9780439226486 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Dav Pilkey 's first book in the phenomenally successful Captain Underpants illustrated chapter book series, perfectly suited for reluctant readers and especially boys.

George and Harold are best friends. Much to the dismay of Mr. Krupp, the principal of Jerome Horowitz Elementary School, everything includes circulating their Captain Underpants comic books and playing practical jokes. The boys manage to hypnotize Mr. Krupp and make him think he's Captain Underpants. He rushes off to fight crime. After some amazing adventures, Mr. Krupp hits his head and becomes Mr. Krupp again.

But mysteriously, whenever someone snaps his fingers, Mr. Krupp turns once again into Captain Underpants.

El primer libro de la exitosa serie El Capitan Calzoncillos! Dav Pilkey, prestigioso autor e ilustrador galardonado con el premio Caldecott, les ofrece a los jovenes lectores una inolvidable aventura, increiblemente divertida, llena de accion y facil de leer. En todas las paginas de Las aventuras del Capitan Calzancillos encontraran divertidos dibujos, que hacen que este libro lo puedan disfrutar tanto los lectores avanzados como los que estan empezando a leer. Al igual que el resto de las obras humoristicas de Pilkey, este libro mantendra entrenidos durante horas incluso a los menos aficionados a la lectura.

"Synopsis" by , He used to be Principal Krupp, but now he's the crime-fighting, wedgie-dodging Captain Underpants, the only superhero to tackle the evil Dr. Diaper.
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