Pick a book. Grow a Reader This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow In book 6, a famous author is coming to Treetopolis Eva and her classmates each have to write a story to share with the author. Eva's excited But then something terrible happens: Her pet bat, Baxter, goes missing Eva can't think of anything to write about -- except how much she misses Baxter With help from her friends, Eva looks everywhere for Baxter. She even hangs up MISSING posters Where could Baxter be? And will Eva finish her story in time for the author's visit?
About the Author
Rebecca Elliott has illustrated many children's books, including Kiss, Kiss Good Night. She wrote and illustrated the Owl Diaries series, Just Because, and Zoo Girl(which was nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal). She lives with her family in the countryside of Suffolk, England. Visit her at www.rebeccaelliott.com.