Item description for Nate the Great and the Crunchy Christmas (Nate the Great) by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat & Craig Sharmat...
Overview When Fang the dog's Christmas mail goes missing, the beloved creature is inconsolable, prompting Nate and his canine companion, Sludge, to find the mail and retrieve Fang's crunchy, munchy Christmas treats. Reprint.
Publishers Description Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in these chapter books. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries Annie's dog is unhappy. When Fang is unhappy, everyone is unhappy. Especially Nate the Great. So Nate agrees to sniff out Fang's mysteriously missing Christmas mail. It's cold and snowy. But Nate the Great and his dog, Sludge, will try to solve this holiday case in time for Fang to have a crunchy, munchy Christmas. Check out the extra content in the back the book, featuring activities for young detectives to try at home and a new letter, available July 2015, to adult fans of Nate the Great Visit Nate the Great and Sludge NatetheGreatBooks.com "All the usual characters, Sharmat's wry humor, and Simont's lively, appealing watercolors are packed into this easy reader that's sure to be popular all year long."--"School Library Journal" "Nate uncovers some snowy clues to deliver a lip-smacking holiday greeting to Fang and his owner. Simont's loose, humorous chalk and watercolor spots help turn this beginning reader into a page-turner."--"Publishers Weekly"
Citations And Professional Reviews Nate the Great and the Crunchy Christmas (Nate the Great) by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat & Craig Sharmat has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Wilson Children's Catalog 96 - 01/01/1996 page 739
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.4" Width: 5.1" Height: 0.3" Weight: 0.25 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2005
Series Nate the Great
ISBN 0440412994 ISBN13 9780440412991 UPC 071009004504
Availability 0 units.
More About Marjorie Weinman Sharmat & Craig Sharmat
Marjorie Weinman Sharmat has written more than 130 books for children and young adults, as well as movie and TV novelizations. Her books have been translated into twenty-four languages. The award-winning Nate the Great series, haled in Booklist as "groundbreaking," has resulted in Nate's real-world appearances in many New York Times crossword puzzles, sporting a milk mustache in magazines and posters, residing on more than 28 million boxes of Cheerios, and touring the country in musical theater. Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and her husband, Mitchell Sharmat, have also coauthored many books, including titles in both the Nate the Great and the Olivia Sharp series. Mitchell Sharmat, a graduate of Harvard University, has written numerous picture books, easy readers, and novels, and is a contributor to many textbook reading programs. He is best known for the classic Gregory, the Terrible Eater, a Reading Rainbow Feature Selection and a New York Times Critics' Pick. In Mitchell Sharmat's honor, The Sharmat Collection, displaying the books he has written, was established at the Harvard Graduate School of Education by the Munroe C. Gutman Library. Jody Wheeler developed a greater-than-average interest in children's books at an early eage. having been influenced and encouraged by her great-aunt Opal Wheeler, a prolific writer of books for young readers in the 1950s. Since being trained as a fine artist and educator, Jody has enjoyed working on projects ranging from picture books to educational texts and magazines, and from greeting cards to coloring books. Jody Wheeler divides her time between Manhattan and Siesta Key, Florida.
Marjorie Weinman Sharmat currently resides in New York City, in the state of New York.
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Nate is great ! Jan 8, 2008
My son, husband and I all throughly enjoyed this Nate the Great book as well as all of the others we have read. If you haven't read any of the Nate books but like clever stories about kids and dogs give Nate the Great a try.
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