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Spike, the mixed-up monster

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Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing ,
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Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 540L
Meet Spike, a lovable monster--and a real-life salamander--who's looking for friends in this lively picture book that includes Spanish vocabulary. Spike is a scary-looking salamander who keeps trying to frighten other animals--until he finds that using fear is not the best way to make friends. And since Spike lives in Mexico (he is an endangered species called the axolotl), this story is peppered with easy-to-understand Spanish words. In addition to a charming tale of friendship, this picture book contains nonfiction information about the axolotl and a Spanish/English glossary.
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Level 4, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 540L
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Grouped Work IDab606ec5-afd8-fedb-35a6-676972ebc969
Grouping Titlespike the mixed up monster
Grouping Authorsusan hood
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-10-30 04:16:53AM
Last Indexed2020-10-30 04:45:46AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9781442406018

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authorHood, Susan.
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display_descriptionWhile Spike, a tiny axolotl salamander, practices being the monster he believes he is, other animals call him cute and funny but when a gila monster arrives and the other creatures hide, Spike shows his true nature.
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ils:a1144983BookBooksEnglishSimon & Schuster Children's Publishing , 2012.1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 24 cm.
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subject_facetAnimals -- Fiction
Fear -- Fiction
Picture books for children
title_displaySpike, the mixed-up monster
title_fullSpike, the mixed-up monster / words by Susan Hood ; pictures by Melissa Sweet
title_shortSpike, the mixed-up monster