The Griffin's Riddle (The Imaginary Veterinary Series #5) by Suzanne Selfors, Dan Santat |, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
The Griffin's Riddle (The Imaginary Veterinary Series #5)

The Griffin's Riddle (The Imaginary Veterinary Series #5)

by Suzanne Selfors, Dan Santat
     
 

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A mysterious sickness from the Imaginary World is sweeping the town of Buttonville. Dr. Woo, Metalmouth, and even the sasquatch have fallen ill. According to Mr. Tabby, the only known cure is a griffin's feather, but there is none in the hospital.

Keeping an eye out for Maximus Steele, a poacher wanted for crimes against Imaginary creatures, Ben, Pearl, and Mr.

Overview

A mysterious sickness from the Imaginary World is sweeping the town of Buttonville. Dr. Woo, Metalmouth, and even the sasquatch have fallen ill. According to Mr. Tabby, the only known cure is a griffin's feather, but there is none in the hospital.

Keeping an eye out for Maximus Steele, a poacher wanted for crimes against Imaginary creatures, Ben, Pearl, and Mr. Tabby make their way through the Portal. But danger looms on the other side. Can they persuade the griffin, king of the Imaginary World, to surrender a feather? And at what cost?

Suzanne Selfors delivers a wild journey filled with mythical creatures and zany adventures that are anything but imaginary.

This book includes bonus writing, art, and science activities that will help readers discover more about the mythological creatures featured in The Griffin's Riddle. These activities are designed for the home and the classroom. Enjoy doing them on your own or with friends!

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
Praise for the Imaginary Veterinary series:
"Imaginary creatures leap off the page and into our world....This book is a ton of fun. I can't wait for more adventures!"—Wendy Mass, New York Times bestselling author of The Candymakers

* "Hijinks-filled."—Library Media Connection (starred review)"

An entertaining story that will pique readers' interest from the first dragon sighting."—Publishers Weekly"

Funny, touching, and sure to please, this title is full of charm."—School Library Journal

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780316286909
Publisher:
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publication date:
02/24/2015
Series:
Imaginary Veterinary Series, #5
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile:
660L (what's this?)
Age Range:
7 - 11 Years

Meet the Author

Suzanne Selfors is the author of the Imaginary Veterinary series, the Ever After High: A School Story series, the Smells Like Dog series, Fortune's Magic Farm, To Catch a Mermaid, and many other books. She lives close to the sasquatch-infested rain forest of the Pacific Northwest.

Dan Santat is a children's book writer and illustrator. He graduated from Art Center College of Design and lives in Southern California with his family, a rabbit, a bird, and one cat.

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