The World According To Humphrey

February 3, 2004|
The World According To Humphrey by Betty G. Birney
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The first in the series about everyone''s favorite classroom pet!

You can learn a lot about life by observing another species. That''s what Humphrey was told when he was first brought to Room 26. And boy is it true! There are always adventures in the classroom and each weekend he gets to sleep over with different students. Humphrey learns to read, write, shoot rubber bands (only in self-defense, of course), turn off TVs, teach English as a second language, and more. With a lock-that-doesn''t-lock and an adventurous spirit, what more could a mischievous hamster want?

With a fresh voice and an engaging, hamster''s-eye view of school, families, and treats to hide in a cheek pouch, Betty G. Birney''s Humphrey will elicit laughter and demands for hamsters in every elementary classroom.

Also available in Spanish as El Mundo de acuerdo a Humphrey.

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 ...
Title:The World According To Humphrey
Product dimensions:128 pages, 8.56 X 5.75 X 0.58 in
Shipping dimensions:128 pages, 8.56 X 5.75 X 0.58 in
Published:February 3, 2004
Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780399241987

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