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10 edition of Calvin Coconut found in the catalog.

Calvin Coconut

the Zippy fix

by Graham Salisbury

  • 213 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Wendy Lamb Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moneymaking projects -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Hawaii -- Fiction,
  • Hawaii -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Calvin tries to earn money to buy Stella, the babysitter, a present for her sixteenth birthday because he feels guilty for taking advantage of her allergy to cats.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesZippy fix
    StatementGraham Salisbury ; illustrated by Jacqueline Rogers.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsRogers, Jacqueline, 1958- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S15225 Cae
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22527837M
    ISBN 109780385737029, 9780385906401, 9780375846014
    LC Control Number2008036221


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Calvin Coconut book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Fourth-grader Calvin lives near the beach in Oahu with his mom and /5.

Graham Salisbury is the author of the Calvin Coconut books, as well as many exceptional novels for young readers. Among them are Blue Skin of the Sea, Lord of the Deep, Eyes of the Emperor, House of the Red Fish, Night of the Howling Dogs, and the perennial bestseller Under the Blood-Red Sun. Graham Salisbury grew up in Hawaii.

Calvin Coconut and his friends attend the same school Graham did /5(23). Graham Salisbury has captured the heart and mind of Calvin and draws the reader into Calvin's world. This book would also be engaging for younger children as a fun read-aloud. Lots of great conversations will flow while reading the book.

Calvin Coconut books will get children hooked on reading and have them asking for more!5/5(7). Calvin Coconut | Man Trip. Calvin Coconut and his mom’s boyfriend, Ledward, are good buddies. When Ledward wins some plane tickets, he invites Calvin to fly to Hawaii, the Big Island, for a day of deep-sea fishing.

Wow. Calvin’s never been on a plane, or on any boat but his little skiff. Calvin Coconut is a series of a fourth grader kid who lives in Hawaii.

In this book, Calvin and his friends get picked in an audition for a movie by Benny Obi. Calvin secures his spot as a zombie in "Zombie Zumba", He starts practicing his zombie walk, and his sister encourages him to 4/5. In the first book of the Hawaii-based "Calvin Coconut" series, Calvin has to avoid a bully and give up his room to his mother's friend's teenage daughter.

11 rows  The complete series list for - Calvin Coconut Graham Salisbury. Series reading order, cover. Calvin Coconut's fourth-grade class meets Benni Obi, a weird and likable new kid. Benny brags about knowing kung fu, eats worms, crickets, and chocolate-covered scorpions, and says all the wrong things to bully Tito.

Uh-oh. Meanwhile, neighborhood kids and pets clear the road—Calvin's 5/5. A humorous chapter book about a fourth-grade boy, full of the fun of growing up in Hawaii. Calvin Coconut lives near the beach in Kailua, Hawaii, with his mom and his little sister.

All his friends live there, too. Mom says: “You’re the man of the house, Cal.” Which means: Be responsible. Calvin's dad is a famous pop singer, and he's going to be in a concert on the island. Everyone wants to go. Dad gave Calvin's mom 10 tickets, and Calvin has to decide who gets the last ticket: teacher's pet Shayla, who has a crush on him (ick!) or Tito the bully.

But much more important: Calvin hasn't seen his dad in four years. Calvin Coconut's fourth grade class meets Benni Obi, a weird and likable new kid. Benny brags about knowing Calvin Coconut book fu, wears mirrored sunglasses, eats worms, crickets, and chocolate-covered scorpions, and says all the wrong things to bully Tito.

Uh-oh. Calvin Coconut: Trouble Magnet has 1 reviews and 0 ratings. Reviewer isaiah2 wrote: calvin a 4th grader in hawaii. His life is so cool and bad bad he has a bully a big bad one named tito he is never resting when he is there.

Good part he has tons things to keep he safe. You will have a lot of fun with this book!Author: Graham Salisbury. GRAHAM SALISBURY is the author of four Calvin Coconut books: Trouble Magnet, The Zippy Fix, Dog Heaven, and Zoo Breath, as well as several novels for older readers, including the award-winning Lord of the Deep, Blue Skin of the Sea, Under the Blood-Red Sun, Eyes of the Emperor, House of the Red Fish, and Night of the Howling Dogs.4/4(10).

About Calvin Coconut: Trouble Magnet. A humorous chapter book about a fourth-grade boy, full of the fun of growing up in Hawaii. Calvin Coconut lives near the beach in Kailua, Hawaii, with his mom and his little sister.

All his friends live there, too. Mom says: “You’re the man of. Hawaii boy Calvin Coconut has come up with the best idea ever for his sister Darci's birthday party. But a huge tropical storm hits the islands and threatens everything. The river next to Calvin's house rises high, and when Calvin's friend Willy falls into the raging water, Calvin grabs his skiff to save him.

This second installment about Oahu-dwelling Calvin builds on the engaging story line first introduced in the chapter-book series's debut title, Calvin Coconut, Trouble Magnet (). Annoyed by the teasing doled out by their year-old houseguest Stella, Calvin borrows Zippy, a neighborhood cat, and places it on her pillow, which causes a nasty allergy attack.

A humorous chapter book about a fourth-grade boy, full of the fun of growing up in Hawaii. Calvin Coconut lives near the beach in Kailua, Hawaii, with his mom and his little sister. All his friends live there, says: "You're the man of the house, Cal." Which means: Be responsible. GRAHAM SALISBURY is the author of three Calvin Coconut books: Trouble Magnet, The Zippy Fix, Dog Heaven, and Hero of Hawaii, as well as several novels for older readers, including the award-winning Lord of the Deep, Blue Skin of the Sea, Under the Blood-Red Sun, Eyes of the Emperor, House of the Red Fish, and Night of the Howling Dogs.

JACQUELINE ROGERS has illustrated more than 90 books. Graham Salisbury is the author of Calvin Coconut: Trouble Magnet, as well as several novels for older lives in Portland, Oregon. Jacqueline Rogers has illustrated more than 90 books for young readers. She lives in Chatham, New York. Graham Salisbury is the author of three Calvin Coconut books--Trouble Magnet, The Zippy Fix, and Dog Heaven--as well as several novels for older readers, including the award-winning Lord of the Deep, Blue Skin of the Sea, Under the Blood-Red Sun, Eyes of the Emperor, House of.

Calvin really does wish to be the man about the house for his Mom and little sister. (Dad left years ago, leaving the family only his goofy, but now permanently legal, stage surname: “Coconut.”) However, Calvin tends to forget to be responsible for some rather important jobs. The Calvin Coconut book series by Graham Salisbury & Jacqueline Rogers includes books Calvin Coconut: Trouble Magnet, Calvin Coconut: The Zippy Fix, Calvin Coconut: Dog Heaven, and several more.

See the complete Calvin Coconut series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Calvin Coconut chapter 20 audio book chapter 20 - Duration: Renee G 34 views. Inside the mind of a master procrastinator | Tim Urban.

Curriculum Connections With Calvin Coconut. Dear Crazy Good Teachers (and parents): Fun-filled adventures await your students in the new Calvin Coconut series by award-winning author, Graham Salisbury. We created this guide to help you turn excitement about the books into deeper understanding across the curriculum.

"Calvin Coconut: Trouble Magnet" by Graham Salisbury (Random House, ) This is a fast-moving book about a fourth-grader named Calvin Coconut, who lives in Hawaii with his single mom and little sister/5(5).

Read "Calvin Coconut: Man Trip" by Graham Salisbury available from Rakuten Kobo. Calvin and his Mom's boyfriend, Ledward, are good friends. When Ledward Brand: Random House Children's Books. CALVIN COCONUT: KUNG FOOEY. From the "Calvin Coconut" series, volume 6 Kirkus Reviews Issue: Aug.

15th, More Children's > MORE BY JACQUELINE ROGERS. Children. our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. Calvin Coconut: kung fooey. First edition.

New York: Wendy Lamb Books. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Salisbury, Graham and Jacqueline Rogers. Calvin Coconut: Kung Fooey. New York: Wendy Lamb Books. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Salisbury, Graham and Jacqueline Rogers, Calvin Coconut: Kung Book Edition: First Edition.

Hawaii boy Calvin Coconut has come up with the best idea ever for his sister Darci's birthday party. But a huge tropical storm hits the islands and threatens everything.

It rains and rains. And rains. The river next to Calvin's house rises high. When Calvin's friend Willy falls 4/5(1). Calvin is put to the test of courage and strength when his friend Willy is swept away down the river.

Fans will cheer Calvin on as he tries to save him. Another great adventure with Calvin and his friends. In the back of the book, the author has included Hawaiian facts along with Calvin facts. pages Ages Calvin Coconut's fourth-grade class meets Benni Obi, a weird and likable new kid.

Benny brags about knowing kung fu, eats worms, crickets, and chocolate-covered scorpions, and says all the wrong things to bully Tito. Uh-oh. Meanwhile, neighborhood kids and pets clear the road—Calvin's babysitter Stella is learning how to drive.

She's got a lead foot. How to CLICKER TRAIN Your Dog: The FASTEST WAY to Teach your Dog to be AWESOME. - Duration: Zak George’s Dog Training Revolution Recommended for you. This book shares a fragment of the life of Calvin Coconut, a 4th grade Hawaiian boy who (which the title explains) is drawn to trouble.

I had an interesting perspective reading this book, since I happen to be very familiar with present-day Hawaiian culture/5(15). Calvin Coconut: The Zippy Fix. by Graham Salisbury. Calvin Coconut (Book 2) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book.

Rate it Brand: Random House Children's Books. Add to Reading List Share this Book Above are Calvin Coconut Series books that are currently on If there are additional titles from this series. Calvin wants a dog.

He reads what he’s written to his mom to see just how persuasive he can be. No way, Mom says: Stella, their babysitter, might be allergic, and Calvin is too irresponsible to care for a y, Mom’s boyfriend, Ledward, is on Calvin’s side.

Series: Calvin Coconut. Series by cover. 9 items. Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion.

A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing. Salisbury has captured the Oregon State Book Award for multiple books in the series—although he deserves to win many more awards.

If you want action-packed, well-written, well-conceived, funny books, you can do no better than pick up Calvin Coconut #9: Extra Famous and the other books in the series. Calvin Coconut needs to fix things with Stella—and fast.

Stella from Texas is now officially a member of the Coconut household. As if getting a bossy babysitter. - Calvin Coconut: Zoo Breath (Chapter Book): Hawaii boy Calvin Coconut is a fourth-grade whiz kid: he has convinced his mom to let him adopt a dog.

But Mom says Streak smells bad. Especially her breath. If he doesn’t come up with a way to deal with Streak’s zoo breath soon, Mom might make him give his dog back to the shelter. Calvin Coconut lives in Hawaii with his mother and sister. His father, the famous Little Johnny Coconut, hit it big with his song "A Little Bit of La-la-la Love", and took for for Vegas.

Since then Calvin is supposed to be the man of the house, but trouble seems to follow him wherever he goes.Calvin Coconut: Trouble Magnet () About book: Though not my type of fiction in general, I can see how this is HUGELY popular with reluctant readers and especially with boys of all ages.

Calvin is just always into trouble, but even when you KNOW he shouldn't be doing something, you can't help but route for him and hope it all turns out okay.Calvin Coconut: Trouble Magnet by Graham Salisbury. Book Summary: Nine year old Calvin Coconut lives on Hawaii with his mother and his little sister.

His father left the family to try to become a famous singer. His mother wants Calvin to be more responsible, now that he is the man of the house.