Absolutely Lucy #5: Lucy's Tricks and Treats

Absolutely Lucy #5: Lucy's Tricks and Treats

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by Ilene Cooper, David Merrell
     
 

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Ilene Cooper's fifth story of a boy and his beagle follows Bobby and Lucy as they roll with the tricks and treats of Halloween.

Tricks and treats-that's what Halloween is all about. This year, Bobby has lots of both! He has a special treat planned with his beagle puppy, Lucy. And the tricks? Bobby is getting those at school with the new kid, Jack. Bobby can't…  See more details below

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Ilene Cooper's fifth story of a boy and his beagle follows Bobby and Lucy as they roll with the tricks and treats of Halloween.

Tricks and treats-that's what Halloween is all about. This year, Bobby has lots of both! He has a special treat planned with his beagle puppy, Lucy. And the tricks? Bobby is getting those at school with the new kid, Jack. Bobby can't figure Jack out. And ever since Jack arrived, things have gone missing around the classroom. Halloween has never been so mysterious!


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Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Kasey Giard
Bobby and his friends are excited about Halloween, and this year holds a special surprise: a pirate costume for Bobby's dog, Lucy. But Lucy's special treat is not the only surprise. Every time Bobby tries to talk to Jack, the new boy in his class at school, Jack seems to ignore him. Bobby, a shy kid himself, wants to give the other boy a chance to open up, but sometimes it seems like Jack's problem is a lot more than shyness. When Lucy's costume mysteriously disappears, Bobby cannot help wondering if Jack might be the culprit. It is up to Lucy to find the costume and save Halloween! This is a fun read packed with quick-witted dialogue and the warm friendship between a boy and his adorable, if mischievous, dog. The story is a tribute to how a relationship with a pet can inspire greater empathy toward others. Recommended. Reviewer: Kasey Giard

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780375986376
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
07/24/2012
Series:
A Stepping Stone Book(TM)
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
112
File size:
5 MB
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

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Meet the Author

For over 20 years, ILENE COOPER has been writing both fiction and nonfiction books for children, including The Golden Rule, Jack: The Early Years of J.F.K., and her Stepping Stones Absolutely Lucy, Lucy on the Loose, Look at Lucy! and Lucy on the Ball. She is also the children's books editor at ALA Booklist magazine.

DAVID MERRELL also did the interior illustrations for Look at Lucy! and Lucy on the Ball.


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Absolutely Lucy #5: Lucy's Tricks and Treats 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
KG94 More than 1 year ago
My 9 yeard old niece loved (Absolutely) Lucy's Tricks and Treats. She couldn't put the book done.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Love dogs and hallowen love the book