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Capture the Flag
Kate Messner


Scaredy Squirrel PDF Print E-mail

What You Need to Know:
• Melanie Watt has created an endearing and appealing  (take a look at the cover!) character in Scaredy that adults 
and children will fall in love with. 
• This picture book would make a great read aloud for all ages.
• As of summer, 2009, there are four Scaredy Squirrel books in all.
• This is a perfect story for an apprehensive child. It is reassuring in it’s 
message that new experiences don't always turn out to be so bad, 
no matter how much we fear them.
Sweet Book Summary:
Scaredy is a neurotic little squirrel who also happens to be hilarious. Scaredy Squirrel is about a charming little squirrel who would rather stay in his safe, sometimes boring, tree that brave the elements. Until one day he falls out of the tree, and without his emergency preparedness kit! This was not part of the carefully laid out plan in the event of an emergency. Shockingly (to Scaredy), nothing disastrous befalls him: no tarantulas, no killerbees, and not even the hint of a green martian!
Author: Melanie Watt Illustrator: Melanie Watt Published: 2008, 42 pages
Themes: Excellent Read-Aloud, Humor, Overcoming Fears, Animals-Squirrels, Self-Awareness/Discovery
If You Liked This Book, Try:
Scaredy Squirrel at the Beach, Melanie Watt
Scaredy Squirrel Makes a Friend, Melanie Watt
Scaredy Squirrel at Night, Melanie Watt
Great for all ages
2 Monday, 01 March 2010 01:22
I have been studying this book for 2 weeks and currently writing an essay on it. In my opinion, this book is beneficial for all ages. It is definitely awesome.
I love that book
1 Monday, 08 June 2009 19:21
Hanna, age 8
Scaredy Squirrel is such a cute book and it is so funny. I have to say it is a great book.

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