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Children's Fiction Media Tie-in

Chirp: Foiled Again

adapted by J. Torres

Publisher
Owlkids Books Inc.
Initial publish date
Mar 2017
Category
Media Tie-In, Imagination & Play, Humorous Stories, Friendship
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781771471916
    Publish Date
    Mar 2017
    List Price
    $6.95

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 3

Description

It's a robot invasion! Today, Chirp and his friends Squawk and Tweet are playing at being secret agents on a top-secret mission — they must shut down an evil robot factory!

Unfortunately for secret agents Chirp, Squawk, and Tweet, the factory is filled with dangerous traps! Somehow they must find the control room and stop the evil robots once and for all. With some fancy robot dance moves and the pushing of many buttons, will the three friends manage to save the day?

The Chirp books invite readers into a world of imagination where Chirp, Squawk, and Tweet work together to solve problems, using everyday objects and their limitless imaginations. Inspired by Chirp Magazine and based on episodes of the Kids' CBC TV show Chirp, the Chirp books are designed to encourage learning through imaginative play and will open up the world to preschoolers, one awesome adventure at a time.

About the author

 

JOSEPH TORRES est un auteur de bandes dessinées philippino-canadien. Il a notamment écrit les livres de la série Alison Dare, mise en nomination pour le prix Eisner, ainsi que ceux de la série Bigfoot Boy. Lauréat du prix Joe Shuster en tant qu’« écrivain exceptionnel », Joseph Torres a travaillé sur une foule de bandes dessinées, dont Avatar, Batman, Les Simpsons, WALL-E, Wonder Woman et X-Men. Joseph Torres est né à Manille et a grandi à Montréal, où il a fréquenté l’Université McGill. Il vit avec sa famille en banlieue de Toronto, en Ontario.

 

J. TORRES is a Canadian comic book writer. He is perhaps best known for his run on DC Comics' Teen Titans Go, the Eisner-nominated Alison Dare, and the Junior Library Guild/TD Summer Reading Club title Bigfoot Boy. Winner of the Shuster Award for "Outstanding Writer," Torres has worked with characters from A (Archies) to Z (The Mighty Zodiac) and many more in between (Avatar, Batman, Ninja Scroll, Simpsons, WALL-E, Wonder Woman, Yo Gabba Gabba, and X-Men, to name a few).

 

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Editorial Reviews

"The primary themes in all episodes are imagination and adventure, with a subtle lesson in collaboration for early readers... Recommended."

Canadian Review of Materials

"Humour and ingenuity are the main ingredients in this simple adventure where friends use their imaginations and everyday objects to prevail."

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Other titles by J. Torres