Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 128 Vendor: Scholastic Trade Publication Date: 2012 Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0545425158 ISBN-13: 9780545425155 Availability: In Stock Ages: 7-12
Think grammar is difficult? You just need someone to save you from it!
The best learning tools for a young mind are word association, visual aids, and superpowers! In SUPER GRAMMAR, all of the major elements of grammar will be personified with superhero or super villain identities. You won't just learn about the part-of-speech called an adverb. Instead you'll meet the vibrant super heroine The Adverb, and you'll learn about her awesome ability to modify verbs and other adverbs. You won't simply be told that you shouldn't use a double negative in a sentence. Instead you'll actually meet the sinister twin brothers, Double Negative, and you'll learn how to avoid being tricked into falling for their double talk. The book's fun, full-color design looks like a mix between a reference book and a comic book. With SUPER GRAMMAR you'll learn to save yourself!
By day, Tony is a special effects artist and 3D computer animator. He started his career with the animated film THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS. By night, he is a writer and grammar enthusiast. He lives in California, but you can visit him at www.tonypreciado.com.
By day, Rhode is the children's book author and illustrator of the picture books CLOUD BOY and THE HALLOWEEN KID. He also illustrated the Melvin Beederman Superhero series. By night, he is a sculptor and pursuer of ne'er-do-wells. He lives in New York, but you can visit him at www.rhodemontijo.com.