Synopses & Reviews
(Spanish copy TK) Third-grader Gavin and his friends aren't sure what to make of the new boy in their class, Khufu. He sure doesn't look or act like the other kids . . . and they suspect that he stole Gavin's bike Meanwhile, Gavin's Great-Aunt Myrtle is coming to stay with his family again, and Gavin is sure she'll be teaming up with his big sister to boss him around the whole time.
Offering spot-on storytelling, relatable characters and situations, and plenty of action, this gently humorous story about a diverse group of elementary-schoolers shows that even someone who seems strange can turn out to be a good friend, if you give them a chance.
Gavin is sad that his friends next door are moving away, especially when he realizes that Harper, the biggest bully at Carver Elementary, is moving in Meanwhile, competition at the school science fair is heating up, and Calvin must decide what to do when his data doesn't prove his theory. Can Calvin avoid trouble with Harper and still win the science fair?
Gavin y sus amigos no saben bien qu pensar de Keops, su nuevo compa ero de clase. Es indudable que no act a como los otros ni os ni se les parece... y ellos sospechan que se ha robado la bici de Gavin Mientras tanto, Myrtle, la t a abuela de Gavin, est nuevamente de visita, y Gavin est seguro de que se pondr del lado de su hermana para mandonearlo todo el tiempo. Sobrevivir Gavin a la t a Myrtle? Podr entender qu es lo que realmente ocurre con el ni o nuevo?