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Learning to Ski with Mr. Magee

(Read Aloud Books, Series Books for Kids, Books for Early Readers)

Chris Van Dusen

Hardcover

List Price: 16.99*
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Description

The third book in the much-loved series about Mr. Magee and his trusty dog, Dee!
 

Chris Van Dusen books are always a delight, combining playful rhyming text with bright, comical artwork that's alive with color and detail.
 
One winter morning, Mr. Magee and his little dog, Dee, head out bright and early to learn how to ski. But what begins as a pleasant day in the snow quickly goes downhill when a run-in with a curious moose sends them flying through the air and hanging above an abyss! How will Dee and Magee find their way out of this snowy situation? Learning to Ski with Mr. Magee is another fun-filled adventure for Magee fans old and new.

ADVENTURES IN THE SNOW: A funny children's book that shares a lesson on overcoming obstacles with an easy-to-follow storyline, fun illustrations, and likable characters. Perfect as a bedtime story at home or on a family ski trip!
 
TEACHERS' PICK BOOK: For storytime or individual reading time, teachers and students love the Mr. Magee books. This title is one of teachers' favorite winter books that may even inspire snow-themed classroom décor!
 
FUN BOOKS SERIES FOR KIDS: Other titles in this terrific series of illustrated books for early readers include Down to the Sea with Mr. Magee and A Camping Spree with Mr. Magee.
 
 

Perfect for:
  • A fun read-aloud for families and elementary story time
  • Engaging early and emergent readers
  • Fans of kids' reading books that incorporate colorful artwork throughout
  • Readers of the Mr. Magee series and funny outdoor adventure books like Dr. Seuss's Winter Things and Curious George in the Snow


Praise For Learning to Ski with Mr. Magee: (Read Aloud Books, Series Books for Kids, Books for Early Readers)

"Fans of Mr. Magee will feel at home with this one."--School Library Journal

"Fans of Mr. Magee will feel at home with this one."--School Library Journal

"Fans of Mr. Magee will feel at home with this one."--School Library Journal

"...make[s] a charming and amusing wintertime read-aloud for the primary set."--Library Media Connection, starred review

"...make[s] a charming and amusing wintertime read-aloud for the primary set."--Library Media Connection, starred review

"...make[s] a charming and amusing wintertime read-aloud for the primary set."--Library Media Connection, starred review

Chronicle Books, 9780811874953, 36pp.

Publication Date: October 13, 2010



About the Author

Chris Van Dusen has created illustrations that have been published in magazines and books and printed on T-shirts and greeting cards. He lives in Maine with his wife, two sons, and, naturally, a dog.