Item description for Adventures with the Vikings (Good Times Travel Agency) by Linda Bailey & Bill Slavin...
Overview When twins Josh and Emma, and their little sister, Libby, enter the Good Times Travel Agency, they are hurled back in time to the age of the Vikings, in a blend of fact and fiction about life in Scandinavia around A.D. 800.
Publishers Description The Binkerton twins, Josh and Emma, and their little sister, Libby, unwittingly stumble into the Good Times Travel Agency and are carried off on a trip they'll never forget. First, the kids are stowaways on a Viking longship. Then, the Berserker, the most feared of Norse warriors, drags Josh along on a Viking raid. And Emma makes a plunder blunder that turns the siblings into slaves Will the Binkertons' latest saga come to an untimely end? Adventures with the Vikings mixes fact and fiction for fast, funny and fascinating romps through the past. Kids will adore the contemporary comic-book look, while parents, teachers and librarians will love the well-researched story lines and solid factual information.
Citations And Professional Reviews Adventures with the Vikings (Good Times Travel Agency) by Linda Bailey & Bill Slavin has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Booklist - 10/15/2001 page 391
School Library Journal - 11/01/2001 page 110
Hornbook Guide to Children - 07/01/2001 page 70
Hornbook Guide to Children - 01/01/2002 page 70
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Studio: Kids Can Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.04" Width: 8.4" Height: 0.16" Weight: 0.45 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2001
Publisher Kids Can Press, Ltd.
ISBN 1550745441 ISBN13 9781550745443 UPC 625816454412
Availability 144 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 27, 2016 03:16.
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More About Linda Bailey & Bill Slavin
Linda Bailey is an award-winning author of many books for children, including Goodnight Sweet Pig, Stanley's Party, the Stevie Diamond Mysteries, and the Good Times Travel Agency series. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Bill Slavin is an award-winning children's book illustrator with over 50 books to his credit. His works include Stanley's Party and The Bear on the Bed He lives in Millbrook, Ontario.
Linda Bailey currently resides in Vancouver, British Columbia. Linda Bailey was born in 1948.
Linda Bailey has published or released items in the following series...
Reviews - What do customers think about Adventures with the Vikings (Good Times Travel Agency)?
mom reviewing for 6,9 & 11 Oct 28, 2009
I love the Good Times Travel Agency books and my kids reread them. The graphics/comic style is attractive to the kids, and the 'journal' at the bottom of each page is humorous and educational,but can be bypassed if they're looking for a quick read.