The power of the Parasite: , The power of the parasite

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Series:
Squish volume 3.
Publisher:
Random House,
Pub. Date:
c2012.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description
Introducing Squish--a hilarious, action packed graphic novel series from the award-winning creators of Babymouse! Filled with superheroes, comics within comics, and gross-out science, Squish is perfect for fans of Dav Pilkey's Captain Underpants, Dan Gutman's Weird School, and Jarrett Krosoczka's Lunch Lady. School's out! Everyone's favorite amoeba is headed to summer camp! But instead of SUPER AWESOME FUN, Squish's summer is turning out to be SUPER AWESOME TERRIFYING! For one thing, Squish can't swim. And to make matters worse, his new camp friend is a Hydra (scientific fact: A hydra's tentacles can paralyze you!). Will Squish sink or will he swim this summer? (And what's up with Pod and black holes anyways??) Find out the answers to these questions and more in the super spectacular adventure, Squish #4: The Power of the Parasite . Summer reading has never been so slimey! Yowza! You can draw comics, too! Look in the back to find out how to draw one of the Squish characters! Also includes instructions for a sensational science experiment you can do at home! Shazam! Here's what people are saying about everyone's favorite amoeba! New York Times: "An energetic, good-hearted escapade, one that young readers will enjoy." Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews : * "Hilarious. If ever a new series deserved to go viral, this one does." nbsp; The Bulletin: "A perfect mix of writing that is simple enough for early readers but still remarkably snarky, clever, and entertaining. Kids will soak up the humor, tidbits of science instruction, and adventure."
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ISBN:
9780375843914
9780375937859
Reading Level:
LG
Level 2.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 470L
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Grouped Work ID da3dbde5-2e87-7c8d-26d7-9ad5bdb8e82e
Grouping Title squish no 3 the power of the parasite
Grouping Author holm jennifer l
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-16 23:47:26PM
Last Indexed 2018-10-19 01:28:41AM

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auth_author2 Holm, Matthew.
author Holm, Jennifer L.
author2-role Holm, Matthew.
author_display Holm, Jennifer L
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collection_catalog Comic/Graphic
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display_description At swim camp, Squish's new friend Basil helps him avoid learning to swim with pranks that sometimes go too far, but the comic book exploits of Squish's idol, "Super Amoeba," help him deal with Basil and conquer his fear.
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subject_facet Amoeba -- Comic books, strips, etc, Amoeba. -- Fiction, Camps -- Juvenile fiction, Cartoons and comics, Graphic novels, Heroes -- Comic books, strips, etc, Popularity -- Comic books, strips, etc, Popularity. -- Fiction, Practical jokes -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Comic books, strips, etc, Schools -- Fiction, Squish (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc, Squish (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Superheroes -- Fiction, Superheroes -- Juvenile fiction, Swimming -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The power of the Parasite
title_full Squish. [No. 3], The power of the parasite / by Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm, The power of the Parasite / by Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm
title_short The power of the Parasite
title_sub , The power of the parasite
topic_facet Amoeba, Camps, Cartoons and comics, Graphic novels, Heroes, Popularity, Practical jokes, Schools, Squish (Fictitious character), Superheroes, Swimming