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Stranger Things

Series: Looniverse (Book #1)
by David Lubar Illustrated by Matt Loveridge

This wacky new series will have kids on the edge of their seats!


Looniverse is an exciting new series that combines fantasy and humor. In this first book, Ed finds a coin bearing the words "strange, stranger." Once this coin comes into his life, strange things start happening all around him. One of his friends gets stuck in midair, his brother turns into a pool float, and his sister's food makes its way off her plate! Even more bizarre events all lead up to a surprise ending, leaving Ed with a new responsibility and a realization that there's more to this mysterious coin than meets the eye!


This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches. Aimed at 5- to 7-year-olds, this line of books is for children who are just starting to read independently. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!

Ages
6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades 1 - 3
Lexile Measure
AD520L
DRA
34
Guided Reading
O
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
96
Genre
Comedy and Humor, Fantasy

About the Author and Illustrator

David Lubar David Lubar created a sensation with his debut novel, Hidden Talents, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. He is the author of more than twenty books, including Punished! (A Junior Library Guild Selection), the Weenies short story collections, and the popular middle-grade series Nathan Abercrombie: Accidental Zombie. Looniverse is his first early chapter book series. David lives in Pennsylvania with his wife, his daughter, and three cats.
Matt Loveridge Matt Loveridge is the illustrator of the Looniverse series books.

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