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Scaredy Squirrel At Night

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-8, Scare-o-Meter: 4

Scaredy Squirrel At Night

SNATCH A STORY   Close your eyes and listen to the “what’s-that-under-the-bed” opening to Scaredy Squirrel At Night:     THE WICKED READ   Scaredy Squirrel At Night By Mélanie Watt Published by Kids Can Press, Limited ISBN-13: 9781554537051 Audiobook Published by Weston Woods Studios Narrated by David de Vries Music by Scotty Huff Age Range: 4 – 8 Years Scaredy never sleeps — sleep might mean bad dreams about dragons, ghosts, vampire bats and polka-dot monsters. Our wide-eyed hero has a plan: stay awake all night, every night. Between counting...

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Creepy Carrots

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-8, Scare-o-Meter: 4

Creepy Carrots

SNATCH A STORY   Close your eyes and listen to the amusing opening to Creepy Carrots:     THE WICKED READ   Creepy Carrots By Aaron Reynolds Illustrated by Peter Brown Book Published by Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers ISBN-13: 9781442402973 Audiobook Published by Weston Woods Studios Narrated by James Naughton Music by David Mansfield Age Range: 4 – 8 Years In this Caldecott Honor–winning picture book, The Twilight Zone comes to the carrot patch as a rabbit fears his favorite treats are out to get him. Jasper Rabbit loves carrots—especially...

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Motley Education

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 8-12, Scare-o-Meter: 4

Motley Education

SNATCH A STORY     THE WICKED READ   Motley Education By S.A. Larsen, Kelly Hashway Published by Leap Books, LLC Age Range: 8 – 12 Years Winner of 5 Literary Awards Forget having a lively after school social life, Ebony Charmed is fighting to keep the entire afterlife alive. Ebony’s less-than-average spirit tracking abilities are ruining more than sixth grade at Motley Junior High: School for the Psychically and Celestially Gifted. Her parents argue so much her dad’s moved out. And, even though he’s scared of his own shadow and insists on bringing his slimy,...

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