Block Party Surprise
Michelle Henninger, illustrator
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015
 
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books in alphabetical order
  Block Party Surprise

Bradford Street Buddies Book #1

ABOUT THE BOOK

Welcome to the neighborhood! Join twins Jada and Jamal, and their best friends, Carlita and Josh, for Bradford Street's fall block party. Beginning and newly independent readers are in for a surprise of prehistoric proportions as they explore this fun-filled multicultural neighborhood brimming with community spirit.

REVIEWS

“Full-color, detailed watercollor illustrations show a welcome cast of ethnically diverse characters. This new offering is tailor-made for children who are ready for books they can read independently with confidence.” (Kirkus Reviews)

“Ink-and-watercolor illustrations provide helpful visual cues while capturing the autumnal atmosphere and the distinct facial expressions of the multicultural cast … This approachable story will be rewarding for kids just getting into independent reading.” (Booklist

 

 
         
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