Humphrey's Really Wheely Racing Day (Humphrey's Tiny Tales Series #1)

Humphrey's Really Wheely Racing Day (Humphrey's Tiny Tales Series #1)

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Overview

Humphrey's Really Wheely Racing Day (Humphrey's Tiny Tales Series #1) by Betty G. Birney, Priscilla Burris

Everyone’s favorite classroom pet is now starring in chapter books!
 
Humphrey is one happy hamster. He lives in Room 26 at Longfellow School. He has a big comfy cage with a wheel perfect for spinning and a room full of friends. But when Humphrey goes to Mandy’s house one weekend, he learns that her hamster has something Humphrey has never seen before—a hamster car!
 
Humphrey wants one, too, but school is not usually the place for toys. Then his teacher talks about bringing in something special for a project. Is Humphrey getting a really wheely surprise?
 
With adorable illustrations and an easy reading level, Humphrey’s Tiny Tales are just right for emergent readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780147514851
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 08/28/2014
Series: Humphrey's Tiny Tales Series , #1
Pages: 96
Sales rank: 75,388
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 500L (what's this?)
Age Range: 5 - 8 Years

About the Author

Betty G. Birney has won many awards for writing for television, including an Emmy, three Humanitas Prizes, and a Writers Guild of America Award. In addition to the Humphrey series, she is the author of The Seven Wonders of Sassafrass Springs and The Princess and the Peabody's. She grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, where her parents grew up as neighbors on Humphrey Street.

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"Birney has created the kind of series that first- and second-grade readers will love. It’s set in school, the vocabulary is accessible, the font and spacing are generous, and the frequent illustrations tie the story together. New readers will be 'HAPPY-HAPPY-HAPPY' to see this promising new series." -Kirkus Reviews

"This title has the same characters, humorous action, and gentle tone of the original, but the large print, short chapters, and numerous cartoon-style illustrations make this one suitable for readers new to chapter books."–School Library Journal

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Humphrey's Really Wheely Racing Day 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love thes humphry books even thogh i do not have a hamster. I think that even if you do not have a hamster you can still red thes books. If you do have a hamster you will love thes books. I hope you like thes books as much as i ddo!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
book is awsome