Nate the Great and the Crunchy Christmas
Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 41 pages
Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in these chapter books. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries!
Annie's dog is unhappy. When Fang is unhappy, everyone is unhappy. Especially Nate the Great. So Nate agrees to sniff out Fang's mysteriously missing Christmas mail. It's 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.
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"All the usual characters, Sharmat's wry humor, and Simont's lively, appealing watercolors are packed into this easy reader that's sure to be popular all year long."--School Library Journal
"Nate uncovers some snowy clues to deliver a lip-smacking holiday greeting to Fang and his owner. Simont's loose, humorous chalk and watercolor spots help turn this beginning reader into a page-turner."--Publishers Weekly
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Trock33 - LibraryThing
Nate the Great is the perfect detective mate! He helps his friend Annie's dog find the missing Christmas mail! It is a tale for the holidays and a cute little mystery story. I enjoyed it and will recommend it to kindergartners. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - inglesby - LibraryThing
Nate the Great, and his dog Sludge, want to solve this holiday mystery. Even in the snow and wind. I read this book, since it was almost Christmas season, and after reading the book, I was in a very cheerful and happy mood. Read full review