The Miniature World of Marvin & James Book
The Miniature World of Marvin & James Book
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The Miniature World of Marvin & James

Written by Elise Broach and illustrated by Kelly Murphy

Published by Henry Holt and Co (BYR)

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In this Masterpiece Adventure, the first in a companion series for younger readers from bestselling author Elise Broach, James is going on vacation for a week. His best friend, Marvin the beetle, has to stay at home. Without James to keep him company, Marvin has to play with his annoying cousin, Elaine. Marvin and Elaine quickly find themselves getting into all sorts of trouble—even getting trapped inside a pencil sharpener! Marvin misses James and starts to worry about their friendship. Will James still be Marvin's friend when he gets home or will James have found a new best friend?

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  • Age Range: 6-9
  • Pages: 112
  • Book Type: picture
  • Publication Date: February 4, 2014
  • ISBN: 0805091904
  • ISBN 13: 9780805091908
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Elise Broach

Elise Broach is the award-winning and New York Times–bestselling author of books for children and young adults, including The Wolf Keepers, Shakespeare's Secret, Masterpiece, and the Superstition Mountain Mysteries series as well as TheMiniature World of Marvin and James, James to the Rescue, andTrouble at School with Marvin and James. She lives inConnecticut with her family.

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