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Noodleheads See the Future
by Tedd Arnold, Martha Hamilton and Mitch Weiss
Tedd Arnold, Illustrator

Reinforced | 48 pages | 6 1/8 x 9 | US$ 15.95
ISBN: 9780823436736 | 01-31-2017

Also available as an ebook.

Grade: SECOND | Age: 6 to 10

Themes: Humor, Friendship, Bedtime Stories, Making Choices, Myths, Legends & Folklore
Recommendations: K*, SLJ*

CCSS Codes:
L.2.3,4,4a,4d,5,5a,6
RF.2.3,3c,3d,4,4a,4b,4b
SL.2.1,1b,1c,2,3,4,5,6
W.2.1,3,7,8
RL.2.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9,10

About the Book

The wacky Noodlehead brothers are back for a second adventure that brings folktale tomfoolery into the 21st century!

Although Mac and Mac are as hollow-headed as, well, noodles, they are certain Mom will bake them a cake if they gather some firewood for her. In the woods, they run into cousin Meatball, who tricks the Noodleheads out of their hard-earned kindling with imaginary clairvoyant powers. Oh no! Fortunately, the gullible Noodleheads unwittingly accomplish an even greater task for Mom—and earn their beloved cake, after all!


★★★THE REVIEWS ARE IN!★★★

★"Emergent readers will appreciate the simple text, short chapters, and comics-inspired paneled illustrations. Two delightfully dense heroes bring folk tales into the 21st century, and young readers are all the richer for it."Kirkus Reviews, starred review

★"The cartoonish artwork captures the over-the-top feeling of the narrative perfectly. Children will doubtless ask for more titles starring the hapless brothers . . . A funny and lighthearted addition to early graphic novel and beginning reader collections; fans of all things goofy will devour the noodleheads."School Library Journal, starred review