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Sounds in the House! Sonidos en la casa

A Mystery in English & Spanish · Bilingual Spanish Children's

by Karl Beckstrand


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(Humor, bilingual) "Comically freaking out ... suspenseful without ever getting too intense for younger readers." - Kirkus Reviews. Have you ever been scared by strange noises—sounds that seem to happen all by themselves? What could be causing those squeaks and bumps? A scaredy-cat dog faces his fears. Nothing to fear, there's only fun here! Sounds in the House is a funny bedtime story on fear, courage, and friendship. It has full text and a pronunciation guide in both English and Spanish (with lots of verbs), finding activity, plus vivid illustrations to aid language comprehension (ages 3 & up). Get this bilingual book in hard or soft cover, Spanish-only, English-only, or ebook versions. 24 page picture book/gift book, 150 words (double for bilingual/ESL/ELL). Dog and cat book by award-winning author Karl Beckstrand (Butterfly Blink), illustrated by Channing Jones (other beginning Spanish mysteries with pronunciation guide: Crumbs on the Stairs – Migas en las escaleras, She Doesn't Want the Worms – Ella no quiere los gusanos. See: 4 Spanish-English Books for Kids): Premio Publishing & Gozo Books (Mini-mysteries for Minors series, worldwide rights © 2004, 2011) Premiobooks (signed books), Baker & Taylor/Follett, Ingram, Brodart.
¿Alguna vez, has oído en tu casa ruidos que te asustan? ¿De dónde vienen esos chirridos y golpes? Te encantará descubrirlo. No hay nada que temer; Sonidos en la casa es un libro chistoso que explica las causas de esos sonidos espantosos. Aprenda sobre el temor, el valor y la amistad. Un misterio divertido para toda la familia (para niños de 3 años y arriba), incluye una guía de pronunciación en inglés y español, una actividad de búsqueda, una protagonista mestiza, y dibujos vividos para ayudar con el vocabulario. Pida este libro como un ebook o únicamente en inglés o español (tapa dura o blanda): Libro con dibujos, 24 páginas, tapa blanda: 8.5"x8.5", 150 palabras, JNF020010, JNF020030, JUV019000, JUV020000, JUV027998, JUV039050, JUV028000, Hard ISBN: 978-0985398873, Ebook ISBN: 978-1452411408, Soft ISBN: 978-0615442303

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Karl Beckstrand
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Bilingual Spanish Children's


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Karl Beckstrand (Author)

Smile addict Karl Beckstrand is the award-winning and bestselling author/illustrator of 20 multicultural titles and more than 80 e-books (reviews by Publisher's Weekly, Kirkus, The Horn Book's blog, School Library Journal, ForeWord Reviews). Becks...

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