Adventure According To Humphrey

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Adventure According To Humphrey

by Betty G. Birney

Penguin Young Readers Group | January 7, 2010 | Trade Paperback

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The students in Room 26 are learning about boats and building their own for a race on Potter''s Pond. Humphrey the hamster loves dreaming about being a pirate and watching his friends build ships. But when he mistakenly ends up at sea on the day of the boat race, he finds himself in the middle of more adventure than he bargained for! Humphrey is back in this charming story of a hamster on the high seas of hilarity.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 144 pages, 7.8 × 5.1 × 0.4 in

Published: January 7, 2010

Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0142415146

ISBN - 13: 9780142415146

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Adventure According To Humphrey

by Betty G. Birney

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 144 pages, 7.8 × 5.1 × 0.4 in

Published: January 7, 2010

Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0142415146

ISBN - 13: 9780142415146

From the Publisher

The students in Room 26 are learning about boats and building their own for a race on Potter''s Pond. Humphrey the hamster loves dreaming about being a pirate and watching his friends build ships. But when he mistakenly ends up at sea on the day of the boat race, he finds himself in the middle of more adventure than he bargained for! Humphrey is back in this charming story of a hamster on the high seas of hilarity.

About the Author

Betty G. Birney has won many awards for writing for television, including an Emmy, three Humanitas Prizes, and a Writers Guild of America Award, and she won the Christopher Award for Friendship According to Humphrey. In addition to the Humphrey series, she is the author of The Seven Wonders of Sassafrass Springs and The Princess and the Peabody''s. She grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, where her parents grew up as neighbors on Humphrey Street. Her website, bettybirney.com, is full of fun Humphrey activities and information.

Editorial Reviews

"Humphrey is a witty, fun, and lovable character with great kid appeal." -School Library Journal

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12