Nate the Great and the Crunchy Christmas

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By Marjorie Weinman Sharmat, Craig Sharmat
Publisher Yearling
Nate the Great and the Crunchy Christmas
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Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in these chapter books. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problemsolve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! Annies dog is unhappy. When Fang is unhappy, everyone is unhappy. Especially Nate the Great. So Nate agrees to sniff out Fangs mysteriously missing Christmas mail. Its 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 Fun Activities section in the back of the book! Visit Nate the Great and Sludge!NatetheGreatBooks.comAll the usual characters, Sharmats wry humor, and Simonts lively, appealing watercolors are packed into this easy reader thats sure to be popular all year long.School Library JournalNate uncovers some snowy clues to deliver a lipsmacking holiday greeting to Fang and his owner. Simonts loose, humorous chalk and watercolor spots help turn this beginning reader into a pageturner.Publishers Weekly

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2226 words2,226 words
80 pages80 pages
Lexile 530LLexile 530L
Grade 1 to 3Grade 1 to 3
Age 6-8Age 6-8
Published 1997Published 1997

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