Nancy Keane's Booktalks -- Quick and Simple

Google Custom Search

Pelley, Kathleen.
New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2006
IL K-3, RL 4.0
ISBN 0374336067
Click on the book to read Amazon reviews
Hector McGregor is a famous inventor.  He has invented peppermint pencils, glow-in-the-dark books, and lots of other unusual items.  He loved working at home and loved having his family around.  One day the president of the Royal Society of Inventors, Nigel Withers, came to call on McGregor and invited him to join the society.  And to come to work in their laboratory in the city.   McGregor isn't sure he wants to work in the city but decides to give it a try.  Will he be happy in the city?
SUBJECTS:     Inventors -- Fiction.
                        Family life -- Fiction.
                        Home -- Fiction.
                        Humorous stories.

Main Page ** Author List ** Title List ** New This Month ** Interest Level ** Subject List ** FAQ's ** Contributors ** Booktalking Tips **Book Review Sources ** Reading lists ** Reading lists ** Awards **Nancy Keane's Children's Website **
Permission is granted for the noncommercial duplication and use of this resource, provided it is substantially unchanged from its present form and appropriate credit is given.