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The Power of the Parasite

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Series:
Squish volume 3.
Publisher:
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Pub. Date:
2012
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 2.4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 470L
Description
Soon to be an animated show on HBO Max!It's SQUISH—a hilarious, action packed graphic novel series from the award-winning creators of Babymouse! Filled with superheroes, comics within comics, and gross-out science, Squish is perfect for fans of Dog Man, Captain Underpants, and My Weird School. School's out! Everyone's favorite amoeba is headed to summer camp! But instead of SUPER AWESOME FUN, Squish's summer is turning out to be SUPER AWESOME TERRIFYING! For one thing, Squish can't swim. And to make matters worse, his new camp friend is a Hydra (scientific fact: A hydra's tentacles can paralyze you!). Will Squish sink or will he swim this summer? (And what's up with Pod and black holes anyways??) Find out the answers to these questions and more in the super spectacular adventure, Squish #4: The Power of the Parasite. Summer reading has never been so slimey!Yowza! You can draw comics, too! Look in the back to find out how to draw one of the Squish characters! Also includes instructions for a sensational science experiment you can do at home! Shazam! Here's what people are saying about everyone's favorite amoeba! New York Times: "An energetic, good-hearted escapade, one that young readers will enjoy." Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews: * "Hilarious. If ever a new series deserved to go viral, this one does."   The Bulletin: "A perfect mix of writing that is simple enough for early readers but still remarkably snarky, clever, and entertaining. Kids will soak up the humor, tidbits of science instruction, and adventure."
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ISBN:
9780375937859
9780307978905
9780375843914
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 2.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 470L
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Last Grouping Update2020-11-24 02:30:11AM
Last Indexed2020-11-24 03:03:58AM
Novelist Primary ISBNnone

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It's SQUISH—a hilarious, action packed graphic novel series from the award-winning creators of Babymouse! Filled with superheroes, comics within comics, and gross-out science, Squish is perfect for fans of Dog Man, Captain Underpants, and My Weird School.
School's out! Everyone's favorite amoeba is headed to summer camp! But instead of SUPER AWESOME FUN, Squish's summer is turning out to be SUPER AWESOME TERRIFYING! For one thing, Squish can't swim. And to make matters worse, his new camp friend is a Hydra (scientific fact: A hydra's tentacles can paralyze you!). Will Squish sink or will he swim this summer? (And what's up with Pod and black holes anyways??) Find out the answers to these questions and more in the super spectacular adventure, Squish #4: The Power of the Parasite. Summer reading has never been so slimey!
Yowza! You can draw comics, too! Look in the back to find out how to draw one of the Squish characters! Also includes instructions for a sensational science experiment you can do at home! Shazam!
Here's what people are saying about everyone's favorite amoeba!
New York Times:
"An energetic, good-hearted escapade, one that young readers will enjoy."
Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews:
* "Hilarious. If ever a new series deserved to go viral, this one does."
 
The Bulletin:
"A perfect mix of writing that is simple enough for early readers but still remarkably snarky, clever, and entertaining. Kids will soak up the humor, tidbits of science instruction, and adventure."
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subject_facetAmoeba -- Juvenile fiction
Camps -- Juvenile fiction
Graphic novels
Practical jokes -- Juvenile fiction
Superheroes -- Juvenile fiction
Swimming -- Juvenile fiction
title_displayThe Power of the Parasite
title_fullThe Power of the Parasite
The power of the Parasite / by Jennifer L. Holm and Matthew Holm
title_shortThe Power of the Parasite
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Camps
Comic and Graphic Books
Humor (Fiction)
Juvenile Fiction
Practical jokes
Superheroes
Swimming