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Children's Fiction Media Tie-in

Chirp: Ghost Town

by (author) J. Torres

Publisher
Owlkids Books Inc.
Initial publish date
Oct 2015
Category
Media Tie-In, General, Imagination & Play
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781771471831
    Publish Date
    Oct 2015
    List Price
    $6.95
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9781771471848
    Publish Date
    Oct 2015
    List Price
    $14.95
  • eBook

    ISBN
    9781771472395
    Publish Date
    Mar 2016
    List Price
    $3.99

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 3

Description

Chirp and his friends Squawk and Tweet love going on adventures together. Today, they've traded in their playhouse for the Old West. They are the brave sheriffs of a deserted ghost town!
But is the town deserted? Wait... did that cactus just move? Will sheriffs Chirp, Squawk, and Tweet succeed in ridding the town of the eerie ghost that haunts its streets and buildings?
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. Based on episodes of the Kids' CBC TV show "Chirp" and inspired by Chirp Magazine, 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

Praise for the Chirp Series

"Appealing and fun for young readers. Each story is a new, imaginative adventure."

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