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The Christmas Rat

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 11 Ratings and 11 Reviews

Book Description

He is one weird Christmas visitor -- his hair and moustache an unearthly white-blond, his voice a gruff rumble. He fills the apartment doorway. From two metal cases he produces what a boy would expect from an exterminator: Toxic roach powders and poisonous fog bombs.

But a crossbow?

Eric is fascinated at first. He's been bored this snowbound vacation, and has already zapped about a zil... More

Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (14 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100606255060
ISBN-13978-0606255066
Publication Date12/2002
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About Avi (Author) : Avi is a published author, compiler, illustrator, and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Avi include Smugglers' Island, City of Light City of Dark, ... more
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9/1/2010 J.Aday Kennedy said:
A tale that could have served to warn children to share “secrets” with their parents, shows children they can handle dangerous situations without an adult’s help. This boy is totally self reliant. He handles everything without his parent’s ’help or knowledge. That might be fine except Anj... more

tags: I do not recommend, Avi, juvenille fiction, children's book, I read

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