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Nate the Great and the Mushy Valentine

Marjorie Weinman Sharmat

Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in these chapter books. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! Nate the Great hates mushy stuff. He spies a big red paper heart taped to Sludge's doghouse. Who left Nate's dog a secret valentine? Nate will solve the case, and then there will be no more mushy stuff. At least that's what he thinks. . . . Check out the Fun Activities section in the back of the book! Visit Nate the Great and Sludge! NatetheGreatBooks.com "Nate makes a great narrator, his clipped prose mimicking that of the hard-boiled detective genre, providing short, simple sentences for beginning readers, and setting up the deadpan humor. Simont's expressive drawings, tinted with watercolor washes, illustrate the characters and the action with finesse and restraint. A most appealing choice."-Booklist, Boxed Review From the Trade Paperback edition.

Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in these chapter books. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! Nate the Great hates mushy stuff. He spies a big red paper heart taped to Sludge's doghouse. Who left Nate's dog a secret valentine? Nate will solve the case, and then there will be no more mushy stuff. At least that's what he thinks. . . . Check out the Fun Activities section in the back of the book! Visit Nate the Great and Sludge! NatetheGreatBooks.com "Nate makes a great narrator, his clipped prose mimicking that of the hard-boiled detective genre, providing short, simple sentences for beginning readers, and setting up the deadpan humor. Simont's expressive drawings, tinted with watercolor washes, illustrate the characters and the action with finesse and restraint. A most appealing choice."-Booklist, Boxed Review From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in these chapter books. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! Nate the Great hates mushy stuff. He spies a big red paper heart taped to Sludge's doghouse. Who left Nate's dog a secret valentine? Nate will solve the case, and then there will be no more mushy stuff. At least that's what he thinks. . . . Check out the Fun Activities section in the back of the book! Visit Nate the Great and Sludge! NatetheGreatBooks.com "Nate makes a great narrator, his clipped prose mimicking that of the hard-boiled detective genre, providing short, simple sentences for beginning readers, and setting up the deadpan humor. Simont's expressive drawings, tinted with watercolor washes, illustrate the characters and the action with finesse and restraint. A most appealing choice."-Booklist, Boxed Review From the Trade Paperback edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

John Lavelle

Length:

31m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:30

Introduction
Introduction

00:13


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:54


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:53


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:24


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:59


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

02:59


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

00:34


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:21


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

01:31


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

00:31


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:05


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

00:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:05


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:04


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

00:49


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:10


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

00:25