Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 6 to 8
- Grade: 1 to 3
Best friends Bunbun and Bonbon go hunting for some luck in this adorable series from Graphix Chapters.
Get drawn into reading with Graphix Chapters!
Graphix Chapters are ideal books for beginning and newly independent readers aged 6-8. With approachable page counts, easy-to-follow paneling, and artwork that supports text comprehension, these engaging stories with unforgettable characters help children become lifelong readers.
A bad-luck day turns into an epic quest in the second book in this graphic novel series starring a chipper young bunny and a fancy talking candy. Will the plucky pair replenish their luck? Or will they stumble upon something even more magical?
About the author
JESS KEATING est une auteure, bédéiste et zoologiste. Jess vit en Ontario.
As a zoologist and author, Jess Keating has been sprayed by skunks, bitten by crocodiles, and victim of the dreaded paper cut. Her books blend science, humor, and creativity, and include the acclaimed My Life Is a Zoo middle-grade trilogy and award-winning picture books, like Shark Lady and Pink Is for Blobfish. Jess lives in Ontario, Canada, where she loves hiking, nerdy documentaries, and writing books for curious and adventurous kids. Jess can be found online at www.jesskeatingbooks.com or on Twitter at @Jess_Keating.
- Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre
A Junior Library Guild selection
Praise for Fancy Friends: A Graphix Chapters Book (Bunbun & Bonbon #1):
"Thick lines, clear borders, bright colors, and a bold, highly readable san serif type make this title ideal for newly independent readers or younger children looking for a first graphic novel to share with a grown-up." -- Kirkus Reviews
"Large panels, visual cues, and clever page turns make this graphic novel from Keating... a dynamic pick for early readers. Its warmth and humor will earn it a bevy of young fans." -- Booklist
Other titles by Jess Keating
Pompon et Bonbon N° 1 - Les amis chics
The Girl Who Built an Ocean
An Artist, an Argonaut, and the True Story of the World's First Aquarium
Big as a Giant Snail
Set Your Alarm, Sloth!: More Advice for Troubled Animals from Dr. Glider
Captain Bun & Super Bonbon: A Graphix Chapters Book (Bunbun & Bonbon #3)
Fancy Friends: A Graphix Chapters Book (Bunbun & Bonbon #1)
Nikki Tesla and the Traitors of the Lost Spark (Elements of Genius #3)
How Marie Tharp Revealed the Ocean's Biggest Secret