When Zachary Beaver Came to Town (Saddleback's Focus on Reading Study Guides)

3.06 avg rating
( 16 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781599051284: When Zachary Beaver Came to Town (Saddleback's Focus on Reading Study Guides)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Nothing ever happens in Toby's small Texas town. Nothing much until this summer that's full of big changes.
It's tough for Toby when his mother leaves home to become a country singer. And Toby takes it hard when his best friend Cal's older brother goes off to fight in Vietnam. But now their sleepy town is about to get an even bigger jolt with the arrival of Zachary Beaver, billed as the fattest boy in the world. Toby is in for a summer unlike any other, a summer sure to change his life.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Inside Flap:

Contents Include: Teacher and student support materials, reproducible student activity sheets, an end-of-book test, and an answer key. Each reading guide divides the novel into six manageable units. Prepares all students for reading success through activating prior knowledge. Focuses reading with guiding "Questions to Think About". Build vocabulary with pre-reading and during-reading activities.

From the Back Cover:

“As in her first novel, My Louisiana Sky, Holt humanizes the outsider without sentimentality. . . . Holt reveals the freak in all of us, and the power of redemption.”
Booklist, Starred

“In her down-to-earth, people-smart way, Holt offers a gift.”
The Horn Book Magazine, Starred
From the Paperback edition.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:



Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781599051246: To Kill a Mockingbird (Saddleback's Focus on Reading Study Guides)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1599051249 ISBN 13:  9781599051246
Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishin..., 2006
Softcover

9781599051093: The Giver (Saddleback Focus on Reading Study Guides)

Saddle..., 2006
Softcover

9781599051130: Lord of the Flies (Saddleback's Focus on Reading Study Guides)

Saddle..., 2006
Softcover

9781599051062: Cay, the Reading Guide (Saddleback's Focus on Reading Study Guides)

Saddle..., 2006
Softcover

9781599051208: Focus On Reading: The Pearl (Saddleback's Focus on Reading Study Guides)

Saddle..., 2006
Softcover