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Loonie Summer

By Christiane Duchesne, Illustrated by Marc Mongeau, Translated by Sarah Cummins

$5.95 Paperback
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$14.95 Hardback
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Series: Formac First Novels

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The tiny Loonies go on Christopher's summer vacation to the cottage. At first they are afraid of the woods and the lake, but in the end they have so much fun, they just may stay for good!

"Pure pleasure of imagination."

- Le Devoir

"A good story and easy for young readers who can stop at each chapter. The writing is lively. Theimagination and humour are as much in the text as in the illustrations by Marc Mongeau. Guaranteed to please."

- Lurelu

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 60 pages
Publication Date: 1st January 1994
ISBN: 9780887802720
Format: 7in x 4.25in
Black and white illustrations

Binding: Hardback, 60 pages
Publication Date: 1st January 1994
ISBN: 9780887802737
Format: 7in x 4.25in
Black and white illustrations

BISAC Code:  JUV039050
Imprint: Formac

Interest age: From 5 To 10


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First Novels

Beginner chapters books for ages 6 to 9

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Series features

  • Engaging stories for early readers
  • Award-winning authors and illustrators
  • Chapter book format, with short chapters and amusing b&w illustrations
  • Reading level: grade 2.0-3.0
  • Interest level: ages 6-9

"young readers will appreciate the accessible text, action-filled black-and-white illustrations and discrete chapters that end on suspenseful notes" — Kirkus Reviews

First Novels are humorous, easy-to-read novels that encourage children to begin reading on their own. The series features vibrant, loveable characters, age-appropriate plots and lively illustrations. The books deal with themes kids face every day such as teasing, friendship, competition and multiculturalism.