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  • SubGenre:Spanish
  • Language:English
  • Pages:24
  • eBook ISBN:9781452485263

She Doesn't Want the Worms - Ella no quiere los gusanos

A Mystery!

by Karl Beckstrand

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Top 10 “Best Books” of 2011 – ForeWord Reviews. An activity book about a girl who responds to some unusual animal gifts--that happen to be alive
Top 10 “Best Books” of 2011 – ForeWord Reviews. An activity book about a girl who responds to some unusual animal gifts--that happen to be alive—She Doesn’t Want the Worms has full text and a pronunciation guide in both English and Spanish. It includes finding and counting activities and vivid illustrations of insects, reptiles, a cat, and a bat for language comprehension (learn multiple nouns in a new language, ages 3 years & up for ESL/ELL). 24-page, perfect-bound, 8"x10" soft cover picture book with bi-racial Black-Asian character, 180 words (double for bilingual/ESL), by Karl Beckstrand, illustrated by David Hollenbach. Get this book in Spanish-only, English-only, or ebook versions (with pronunciation guide—plus ONLINE SECRETS!) Premio Publishing & Gozo Books (Mini-mysteries for Minors worldwide rights 2011): Premiobooks.com (SEE INSIDE!), Ingram, Baker & Taylor, Brodart, Follett/Title Wave, Bn.com/NOOK, Kindle/Amazon.com, Overdrive, iBooks/Kobo/Sony, and select retailers. ¿Quién regala gusanos — y POR QUÉ? ¿Asqueroso? Tiene que haber una razón. Mientras piensas y repiensas, cuenta los bichos. Un misterio divertido para cualquier edad (3 años y arriba), incluye actividades de búsqueda, una guía de pronunciación en inglés y español, y dibujos vividos para ayudar con el vocabulario — diversión y aprendizaje para toda la familia. Pida este libro únicamente en español o inglés (más SECRETOS online): Premiobooks.com. Libro con dibujos y protagonista Latina, 24 páginas, 8"x10", tapa blanda, 180 palabras. JUV002140, JUV011030, JUV011010, JUV019000, JUV020000, JUV028000, JUV054000, JNF020010, JUV020030, JUV020011, ISBN: 978-0977606528 (Spanish ISBN: 978-0977606573), LCCN: 2010910827
About the author
Karl Beckstrand is a freckle-faced author of twelve books and more than 30 online titles (reviews by Kirkus, The Horn Book blog, School Library Journal, ForeWord Reviews). Raised in San Jose, California, USA, he received a B.A. in journalism from BYU and an M.A. in international relations from APU. Two publishers produced his early titles, In 2004 he founded Premio Publishing & Gozo Books. An engaging speaker, consultant, and workshop facilitator, Beckstrand has experience in high tech, public policy, radio, TV, and film. He contrasts traditional with digital/self-publishing. He has presented for SUECON (education conference), Taiwan’s Global Leadership for Youth, California’s Capital Book Festival, Utah Educational Library Media Association, Salt Lake City Book Festival, Utah Humanities Council, Murray City Writer’s Workshop, PCI Webinars, Utah Housing Coalition, Midvale City Reading Program, Utah Office of Education, and many schools. His nonfiction/biographies, activity books, Spanish & bilingual books (with pronunciation guide), e-book mysteries and app feature diverse characters and usually end with a twist. He has lived abroad, been a Spanish/English interpreter, and he enjoys volleyball and kayaking (usually not at the same time). His work has appeared in: Barnes & Noble, Border’s Books, Deseret Book, Costco, Kindle/Amazon, Sony/Nook/Kobo/iBooks, The Children’s Miracle Network, The Congressional Record of the U.S. House of Representatives, Papercrafts Magazine, LDS Film Festival, and various broadcasts. Find: “Karl Beckstrand – Author” on FB, Amazon, Twitter, and KarlBeckstrand.com. Get books/ebooks/app via: Ingram, Baker & Taylor, Brodart, Bn.com, EBSCO, Follett/BWI, Mackin, Overdrive, Quality Books, PremioBooks.com, KarlBeckstrand.com.