Fancy Nancy: Poison Ivy Expert (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Fancy Nancy: Poison Ivy Expert (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Hardcover(Library Binding - THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY)

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Overview

When Nancy picks flowers for Ms. Glass's surprise party, she is overjoyeduntil she discovers an unpleasant surprise of her own! How could Nancy, practically a poison ivy expert, come down with something so unfancy?

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781436450508
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Publication date: 01/28/2009
Series: I Can Read Book 1 Series
Edition description: THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 470L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Jane O'Connor is the author of more than thirty books for children, including the Nina, Nina Ballerina stories, illustrated by DyAnne DiSalvo, and the Fancy Nancy picture book series. Ms. O'Connor lives with her family in ever-posh New York City.

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Fancy Nancy - Poison Ivy Expert 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 10 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Fancy Nancy begins to journal and learns so much in the process. This book encouraged my 4 1/2 year old grand daughter to want to journal like Fancy Nancy and explore the world around her. Light and easy reading.
JDKihlken More than 1 year ago
I have 2 boys and am never sure what to give as a girl gift. Books are always a safe bet. THe 6 year old we gave this to loved it. My son beams because she talks about this book all the time.
elm More than 1 year ago
My granddaughters always learn from Fancy Nancy. This time she tells us about "leaves of three" and how itchy we can be. Again, a wonderful feast of words and colors. Filling our library with Fancy Nancy is a treat.
bellamiaCB More than 1 year ago
A great read for little girls and big who love Nancy! My girls love the new words they learn in every book.
conuly on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
I read the original Fancy Nancy book to my nieces, and, at the time, thought that the effect of Nancy stopping every other word to explain that "That's a fancy word for so-and-so" was a little annoying. Having now read several of the early readers, I can honestly say that it is MUCH less annoying when you're not the one reading the book aloud!My niece (who is six and entering the first grade in a week!) found this book easy enough to read with only a little help from me. Help largely consisted of asking her to sound out a word a second time, asking her if the sentence "makes sense" the way she read it, or asking if she's SURE she saw a d (or b, or w) in that word. There were a few words I had to read *for* her, but not more than I'd expect from this style of book. However, it should be noted that she was one of the better readers in her kindergarten class.The "fancy words" in this book range from the useful - fascinating, miserable - to the more unusual - bouquet, merci, conceal.It is true, as anothe reviewer stated, that these early readers are less "fancy" than the hardcovers. However, I don't see this as a problem for two reason: First, it's really hard to keep drawing plots out of the conflict between fancy and not fancy, and second because it's nice to read about a girl who likes being fancy but who is otherwise just a kid! If all she did was sit around and be fancy, I wouldn't buy any of these books, no matter HOW educational they are.I will also note that there are an awful lot of sentences on each page. This is a good book for kids in the later stage of "beginning readers", I think, not in the very early stage.
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Nobody wanna know about yur children just about the book hello!