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More adventures for Terry Denton’s crazy fish, Gasp!

November 9, 2013 by smotlrcblog · No Comments · Uncategorized

The Year Four students have recently completed a Character Study of Terry Denton’s crazy fish called Gasp. The Year Fours enjoyed listening to Gasp’s crazy adventures and have explored the ways Terry created humour in both the text and illustrations.  They also focused on the ways Terry draws Gasp and how he uses Gasp’s eyes, eyebrows, [...]

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Captain Underpants in full colour

September 19, 2013 by smotlrcblog · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

The Adventures of Captain Underpants, the first book in this hugely popular series has now been published in full colour.  Captain Underpants fans can enjoy again (in colour) George and Harold’s crazy adventures creating their school’s very own superhero – Captain Underpants!

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The 39-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths

August 17, 2013 by smotlrcblog · 14 Comments · Uncategorized

For  those of you who have been counting down for the arrival of The 39-Storey Treehouse your wait is almost over…  It is coming out a little bit earlier during Book Week on Tuesday, August 20th… On Andy Griffiths’ website it says… Andy and Terry’s amazing treehouse has 13 new levels including a chocolate waterfall, [...]

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Once Upon a Slime by Andy Griffiths

May 26, 2013 by smotlrcblog · 15 Comments · Uncategorized

One of my priorities on returning to the LRC was to ensure I bought our copies of the much anticipated Once Upon a Slime written by Andy Griffiths and illustrated by Terry Denton. Take the Slime test to see if this book is right for YOU…  Have you ever wondered where ideas come from and [...]

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Sharing Andy Griffiths books with our American reading buddies

February 1, 2013 by smotlrcblog · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

Mrs Hembree is our wonderful librarian blogging buddy in Seattle, Washington.  We know Mrs Hembree for her inspiring book trailers as well as being our Library Angel in Seattle. This time last year when our LRC had been flooded, Mrs Hembree asked other librarians via Twitter and her Bulldog Readers blog  to send us books [...]

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