Oliver and the Seawigs
Oliver and the Seawigs
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Oliver and the Seawigs

Illustrated by Sarah McIntyre
Published by Random House Books for Young Readers
Prices as of Sep 18

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Get ready for moving islands! Mischievous monkeys! And a splashy adventure with illustrations on almost every page. When Oliver’s explorer parents go missing, he sets sail to find them with some new friends. There’s a grumpy albatross, a nearsighted mermaid . . . even a living island! But the high seas are more exciting and strange than Oliver could have imagined. Can he and his crew spar with sarcastic seaweed, outrun an army of sea monkeys, win a fabulous maritime fashion contest, and defeat a wicked sea captain in time to save Mom and Dad? For early chapter book readers who are ready for something longer, the Not-So-Impossible Tales are packed with silly humor, action, and larger-than-life fun.

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What Should I Know As a Parent

Families are unique and have different expectations for the books they choose to read. The following are concepts included in this book that some parents may wish to seek out or avoid.

Note that this list is not exhaustive and there may be concepts in this book that are not included or have been insufficiently or incorrectly detailed here.

What Questions Should I Ask My Child

  • Ask your child about the near-sighted, tone-deaf mermaid and the way her weaknesses become strengths when helping Oliver rescue his parents.
  • Discuss with your child how Oliver learns that home isn’t only a regular house with a bed, but being with the people you love.

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Which of these was not mentioned as an adventure the Crisps had?
  1. A
    Met at the top of Mount Everest
  2. B
    Had Oliver when they were flying around the world in 80 days
  3. C
    Married at the Lost Temple of Amon Hotep
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Book Details

ISBN
9780385387880
Publication Date
July 22, 2014
Page Count
193
Reading Age
7 - 10 years
Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
2013043653
ASIN/ISBN 10
0385387881
Lexile® Level
830L
ATOS® Book Level
5.6
Accelerated Reader® Points
3
Accelerated Reader Quiz
167554
Accelerated Reader Interest Level
LG

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