Learning to Ski with Mr. Magee: (Read Aloud Books, Series Books for Kids, Books for Early Readers) (Hardcover)

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Mr. Magee is back! The beloved character has gone camping, has been down to the sea, and now, at long last, he learns to ski. This delightful book of warmth and humor from Maine author and illustrator Chris Van Dusen will be worn threadbare by Mr. Magee fans on couches and at bedtimes across Maine.

— From DDG Store Favorite Picture Books

Description


The third book in the much-loved Mr. Magee series

A snowy adventure with Mr. Magee and his dog, Dee: One winter morning, Mr. Magee and his little dog, Dee, head out bright and early to learn how to ski. But what begins as a pleasant day in the snow quickly goes downhill when a run-in with a curious moose sends them flying through the air and hanging above an abyss! How will Dee and Magee find their way out of this snowy situation? Learning to Ski with Mr. Magee is another fun-filled adventure for Magee fans old and new.

• Filled with charming, vibrant illustrations and playful, rhyming text
• Chris Van Dusen is the author and illustrator of Down to the Sea with Mr. Magee and A Camping Spree with Mr. Magee

Fans of the Mr. Magee series and Chris Van Dusen's If I Built a House and If I Built a Car will love this winter adventure with Mr. Magee.

A lesson on overcoming obstacles with an easy to follow storyline, fun illustrations, and likable characters.

• A fun read-aloud for families and elementary story time
• Books for kids ages 4-8
• Books for early and emergent readers

About the Author


Chris Van Dusen has created illustrations that have been published in magazines and books and printed on T-shirts and greeting cards. He lives in Maine with his wife, two sons, and, naturally, a dog.

Praise For…


"...make[s] a charming and amusing wintertime read-aloud for the primary set."--Library Media Connection, starred review

"Fans of Mr. Magee will feel at home with this one."--School Library Journal
Product Details
ISBN: 9780811874953
ISBN-10: 0811874958
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publication Date: October 27th, 2010
Pages: 36
Language: English