- Series: Formac First Novels
- Imprint: Formac Publishing Company Limited
- Publication Date: 1 January 1998
- Copyright Year: 1998
- ISBN: 9780887804625
- Page Count: 64
- Dimensions: 4.25" x 7"
- Interest ages: 5-10
Jan and Patch
illustrated by Carlos Freire
About the Authors
MONICA HUGHES lives in Edmonton, Alberta. She is the author of 28 books including Jan's Big Bang. A few of her many awards include the Vicky Metcalf Award, the Writers Guild of Alberta Award, and the Canada Council Prize for Children's Literature.
CARLOS FREIRE lives in Toronto. He is an illustrator who apprenticed with a leading muralist in his native Chile. He has illustrated numerous books that have been published throughout the world.
Carl's having trouble finding time to write his memoir of his beloved, deceased Mooch because his neighbour, Gary, is always dropping in with his tiresome little dog, Dumpling.$5.95, PaperbackInterest ages: 5-10When Fred goes ice fishing, he finds himself alone on an ice floe, floating away from dry land and his dad.$5.95, PaperbackInterest ages: 5-10When Lilly gives her best friend a braclet, her best wishes for her friend become a nightmare of rumours.$5.95, PaperbackInterest ages: 6-9Lexile Reading Level: 580Leo is constantly bullied at school by classmate Butch. At home, he is lonely because his parents won't allow him to see his vampire friend Julio. But when Julio tries to help Leo enter a poster contest, Butch accuses Leo of cheating.$5.95, PaperbackLexile Reading Level: 440L