Sunday, October 9, 2011
Holiday House. Holiday House 425 Madison Ave., New York New York, state, United StatesNew York,Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of NY 10017 www.holidayhouse.com Kids at the Level 2 reading stage will appreciate Karen Gray Ruelle's Great Groundhogs! (0823419304, $14.95), a very simple reader story celebrating Groundhog Day Groundhog Day(February 2) In the U.S., the day that the groundhog predicts whether spring will be coming soon. If, on emerging from his hole, he sees his shadow, there will be six more weeks of winter; if not, spring is imminent. . It's nearly the Day--but where are the groundhogs? Emily is trying to lure lurethe skin-covered object which runs on a monorail on a Greyhound racing track and which the dogs are schooled to chase. The lure must be kept 30 to 40 ft ahead of the leading dog so that the field is stretched out. them with marshmallows--but she's not sure it'll work? Carol Wallace's Turkeys Together (0823418952, $15.95) provides the same age group (grades 1-2) with another large-type reader with short chapters and plenty of pictures. Here an angry Mother Turkey finds someone is stealing her eggs, and Dog goes on an investigation of the perp perp?n. SlangOne who perpetrates a crime.perpNounUS & Canad Informal a person who has committed a crime [short for perpetrator] . Can he fool a clever egg thief?
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