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The Best Burp

The Nocturnals

Tracey Hecht, Josie Yee (Illustrator)


List Price: 5.99*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (4/7/2020)


"The animals have charm" --School Library Journal

In this adventure-filled Nocturnals Level 1 Early Reader, Bismark the wacky sugar glider and Bink the cheerful bat are playing a game who can burp the loudest Tobin the sweet pangolin cheers for them. When Dawn the serious fox appears after hearing loud burps, Bismark and Bink blame Tobin for the noise Dawn tells them the burps are natural and blaming others is not the best thing to do.

Includes Bonus Nocturnals Fun Facts and Animal Glossary
Life Skills include Respect for Others and Honesty.


Download complimentary printable activities at Sight Word Games, Makerspace Crafts, Bingo, Common Core Language Arts Educator Guide, Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Activities, and More

Read All 8 of the Nocturnals Grow & Read Adventures, including Level 1 Early Reader The Tasty Treat. These Beginning Readers introduce Life Skills such as Problem Solving and Sharing.

They all feature Dawn, a serious fox, Tobin, a sweet pangolin, and Bismark, a pint-sized sugar glider.

Fabled Films Press, 9781944020316, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 7, 2020

About the Author

Tracey Hecht is a writer and entrepreneur. The American Booksellers Association chose the first book in her critically acclaimed middle grade series, The Nocturnals: The Mysterious Abductions, as a Kids' Indie Next List pick. In addition, her Grow & Read early reader book, The Chestnut Challenge, was given a Mom's Choice Gold Award. In partnership with the New York Public Library, Tracey created a Read Aloud Writing Program that she has since conducted--both in person and virtually--in over 150 schools, libraries, and bookstores across the country. Other books in the Nocturnals Grow & Read early reader collection include The Tasty Treat, The Moonlight Meeting, The Peculiar Possum, The Slithery Shakedown, The Kooky Kinkajou, The Best Burp and The Weeping Wombat. Tracey currently splits her time between New York City and Oquossoc, Maine, with her husband and four children.