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Leo's Skiing Surprise

By Louise Leblanc, Illustrated by Jules Prud'homme

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Series: Formac First Novels

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Life as a vampire is tough when you're a kid. Julio gets tired of having to hide all the time, and wishes for some new experiences. So this year Leo has come up with an idea for the best Christmas present ever for his friend -- a night of skiing! The skiing is great! But there is a huge storm brewing, and suddenly the trip has become a nightmare.

LOUISE LEBLANC is an award-winning novelist and children's writer. A native of Montreal, she worked as a teacher, a model, an actress and a dancer before establishing her full-time writing career in 1985. Her Maddie books have appeared in French, English, Spanish and Danish editions.
JULES PRUD'HOMME is an artist and art director, and has worked in animation for children's television programs.

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 64 pages
Publication Date: 31st October 2007
ISBN: 9780887807367
Format: 7in x 4.25in

Binding: Hardback, 64 pages
Publication Date: 17th December 2007
ISBN: 9780887807381
Format: 7in x 4.25in

BISAC Code:  JUV000000, JUV017010, JUV032000
Imprint: Formac

Interest age: From 6 To 9
Lexile Reading Level: 450L

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