Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
     
Limit search to available items
Book Cover
book
BookBook

Title Heroes & villains / edited and with an introduction by Jon Scieszka ; stories by Laurie Halse Anderson, Cathy Camper and Raúl the Third, Sharon Creech, Jack Gantos, Christopher Healy, Deborah Hopkinson, Ingrid Law, Pam Muñnoz Ryan, Lemony Snicket, and Eugene Yelchin ; withillustrations by Jeff Stok.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Walden Pond Press, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Children's Department  J FICTION GUYS    Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Basement Materials  J SSC GUY c.2  Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Children's Department  J SERIES SSC GUY    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Children's Department  J GUYS READ    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Faxon Branch - Tween  TWEEN GUYS    Check Shelf
 Windsor Locks Public Library - Children's Department  J HEROES    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Children's Department  J-SCIEZSKA    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Wilson Branch - Children's Department  J-SCIESZKA    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description ix, 263 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Guys read ; 7
Guys read ; 7.
Audience Ages 8-12.
Summary Presents a collection of humorous stories featuring an array of characters with and without capes.
Contents The villain's guide to being a hero / by Christopher Healy -- First crossing / by Pam Muñoz Ryan -- Need that dog / by Sharon Creech -- How I became stink Daley / by Deborah Hopkinson -- The wager / by Cathy Camper and Raúl the Third -- Kalash / by Eugene Yelchin -- General Poophead / by Laurie Halse Anderson -- The warrior and the knave / by Ingrid Law -- The hero of the story / by Lemony Snicket -- How my mother was arrested for murder / by Jack Gantos.
Summary Heroes and Villains, the seventh volume in Jon Scieszka's Guys Read Library of Great Reading, is chock-full of adventure featuring an array of characters--with and without capes. Featuring ten all-new, original stories that run the gamut from fantasy to comics to contemporary adventure to nonfiction, and featuring eleven of the most acclaimed, exciting writers for kids working today, this collection is the perfect book for you, whether you use your powers for good--or evil. Authors include Laurie Halse Anderson, Cathy Camper and Raúl Gonzalez, Sharon Creech, Jack Gantos, Christopher Healy, Deborah Hopkinson, Ingrid Law, Pam Muñoz Ryan, Lemony Snicket, and Eugene Yelchin, with illustrations by Jeff Stokely.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.1 7 188807.
Subject Superheroes -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories, American.
Humorous stories, American.
Short stories.
Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Children's stories, American. (OCoLC)fst00856654
Humorous stories, American. (OCoLC)fst00963821
Superheroes. (OCoLC)fst01765254
JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / Short Stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / Superheroes.
Genre/Form Action and adventure fiction. (OCoLC)fst01921574
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Humorous fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726649
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Short stories. (OCoLC)fst01726740
Action and adventure fiction.
Humorous fiction.
Short stories.
Added Author Ryan, Pam Muñoz. First.
Scieszka, Jon, editor.
Stokely, Jeff, 1988- illustrator.
Healy, Christopher, 1972- Villain's guide to being a hero.
Ryan, Pam Muñoz. First crossing.
Creech, Sharon. Need that dog.
Hopkinson, Deborah. How I became stink Daley.
Camper, Cathy. Wager.
Yelchin, Eugene. Kalash.
Anderson, Laurie Halse. General Poophead.
Law, Ingrid, 1970- Warrior and the knave.
Snicket, Lemony. Hero of the story.
Gantos, Jack. How my mother was arrested for murder.
Added Title Heroes and villains
ISBN 9780062385611 (hbk.)
0062385615 (hbk.)
9780062385604 (paperback)
0062385607 (paperback)
-->
Add a Review