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Harriet's Halloween candy
Carlson, Nancy.
Personal Author:
Twentieth Anniversary edition.
Publication Information:
Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [2002]

Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Harriet learns the hard way that sharing her Halloween candy makes her feel much better than eating it all herself.
Reading Level:
260 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 1.8 0.5 4199.

Reading Counts RC K-2 2.1 1 Quiz: 25645 Guided reading level: J.
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PIC. BK. Juvenile Current Holiday Item Holiday

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While sharing might be okay the rest of the year, on Halloween Harriet's determined not to share her treats with her little brother, Walt. She is running out of places to hide her stash, and there's only one thing she can do ... Harriet's hilarious--and tummy aching--solution will delight both her old fans and those new to Nancy Carlson's Neighborhood in this comical tale of a hard lesson learned.

Author Notes

Children's author and illustrator, Nancy Carlson was born and raised in Edina, Minnesota. Ever since kindergarten she knew that was what she wanted to do. She attended the Minneapolis College of Art and Design where she majored in printmaking.

Nancy has written and illustrated over 40 titles. Some of her titles include the Louann Pig series, Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come, How to Lose All Your Friends, and It's Not My Fault. They address some of the challenges faced by kids and how to positively deal with them.

In recognition of her works, Nancy has earned several awards including the Children's Choice Award from the International Reading Association and Children's Book Council and the Minnesota Children's Museum Great Friends to Kids Award.

Nancy currently resides in Minnesota.

(Bowker Author Biography)

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Publisher's Weekly Review

Harriet the pup decides to share with her brother after all in the 20th-anniversary edition of Harriet's Halloween Candy by Nancy Carlson, now in a larger format. (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved