Looniverse #2: Meltdown Madness (Library Edition) (A Branches Book): A Branches Book by David LubarLooniverse #2: Meltdown Madness (Library Edition) (A Branches Book): A Branches Book by David Lubar

Looniverse #2: Meltdown Madness (Library Edition) (A Branches Book): A Branches Book

byDavid LubarIllustratorMatt Loveridge

Paperback | June 25, 2013

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This wacky new series will have kids on the edge of their seats!

This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches. Aimed at 5- to 7-year-olds, this line of books is for children who are just starting to read independently. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!

Ed has to sell chocolate bars to raise money for his soccer team, but the bars have all melted. He must find another way to raise money - and fast! Ed uses his newfound ability to make strange things happen, but his plans go awry and Ed ends up needing money for the soccer team, his friend Mouse, AND two new windows! With surreal and funny antics throughout, the second book in this heavily illustrated early chapter book is sure to keep kids laughing.

DAVID LUBAR created a sensation with his debut novel, Hidden Talents, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. He is the author of over twenty books, including Punished!, the Weenies short story collections, and the popular middle-grade series Nathan Abercrombie: Accidental Zombie. David lives in Pennsylvania with his wife, his daughter, and...
Title:Looniverse #2: Meltdown Madness (Library Edition) (A Branches Book): A Branches BookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 7.61 × 5.28 × 0.26 inPublished:June 25, 2013Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545496047

ISBN - 13:9780545496049


Editorial Reviews

Praise for Punished!"This lighthearted fantasy would be an excellent classroom read-aloud. The language concepts are deftly explained and the clever, wordplay-filled dialogue provides numerous examples. There is an emphasis on problem-solving and self-reliance as well . . . [Young readers] will howl at the atrocious puns and repeat them at the earliest opportunity." -School Library Journal"Wordplay is at the heart of this funny, surreal adventure in which even the title is a pun . . . An appealing mix of magic and silliness." -Booklist