To order: 1-800-565-1975

Book Finder

Use our book finder to discover new and exciting titles!

Choose one or more search parameters in the book finder and click on the Find books button. A list of titles will appear in the main window.

You can then enter more search parameters to narrow your search for the perfect book!

Search by:
Fred and the Mysterious Letter
look inside

Fred and the Mysterious Letter

By Marie-Danielle Croteau, Illustrated by Bruno St-Aubin, Translated by Sarah Cummins

$5.95 Paperback
In Stock Ships in 24hrs or or less
Series: Formac First Novels

Rating: 0 vote(s).


When Fred gets a letter from his friend Lola, object of his secret crush, he is too excited to open the letter immediately. Unfortunately his cat Ric shreds the letter before Fred can read it and he cannot make sense of it when he tries to put it back together. His grandmother offers to help him unravel the mystery and puts his hopes and dreams back together.
This story of hope and perseverance is also one of quirky humour.

"Bruno St-Aubin's illustrations are delightful and are perfect for a first novel..."

- Lisa O'Hara Canadian Review of Materials

Customer Reviews:

Your review
Rating:



Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 64 pages
Publication Date: 18th October 2005
ISBN: 9780887806889
Format: 7in x 4.25in
black and white illustrations

Previous Editions: (show)
Publication Date: 1st November 2005
ISBN: 9780887806896
Binding: Hardback

BISAC Code:  JUV019000, JUV045000
Imprint: Formac

Interest age: From 6 To 9
Lexile Reading Level: 720

back


Similar titles:
Max the Superhero

Maddie Wants Music

Maddie's Big Test

Fred and the Stinky Cheese

Swank Talk

 

First Novels

Beginner chapters books for ages 6 to 9

Series Website

Series features

  • Engaging stories for early readers
  • Award-winning authors and illustrators
  • Chapter book format, with short chapters and amusing b&w illustrations
  • Reading level: grade 2.0-3.0
  • Interest level: ages 6-9

"young readers will appreciate the accessible text, action-filled black-and-white illustrations and discrete chapters that end on suspenseful notes" — Kirkus Reviews

First Novels are humorous, easy-to-read novels that encourage children to begin reading on their own. The series features vibrant, loveable characters, age-appropriate plots and lively illustrations. The books deal with themes kids face every day such as teasing, friendship, competition and multiculturalism.