Captain Invincible and the Space Shapes

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Harper Collins, Aug 21, 2001 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
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Captain Invincible and his intrepid space-dog, Comet, are on a perilous journey back to Earth!

Throughout their mission, the fearless captain and his canine sidekick encounter asteroids, poisonous gas, and alien beings. But will their knowledge of three-dimensional shapes, including cubes, cones, and pyramids, help our heroes navigate past these obstacles -- and make it safely home?


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Summary: This a nonfiction science book about a young boy named Sam and his dog Comet. He calls himself Captain Invincible. As they imagine they are in outer space, they come upon fierce obstacles ... Read full review

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Summary: It is about a boy who imagines he is a superhero in space, and has to come back to earth. It uses shapes to overcome space obstacles on his journey home. Personal Reaction: Love that it is ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Stuart J. Murphy is a visual learning specialist. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, he has a strong background in design and art direction. He also has extensive experience in the world of educational publishing. Drawing on all these talents, Stuart J. Murphy brings a unique perspective to the MathStart series. In MathStart books, pictures do more than tell stories; they teach math.

Stuart J. Murphy and his wife, Nancy, live in Boston.

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