Hank Zipzer Collection 10 Books Set Henry Winkler
- Publisher: Walker Books
- Product Code: BWS-080
- Collection ISBN: 9781406342345
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- Author(s): Henry Winkler
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The critically acclaimed Hank Zipzer series, created by Henry Winkler of Happy Days, follows the everyday adventures of a bright boy with learning challenges. This 10 book collection pack set follows the story Hank Zipzer, a young boy growing up on the Upper West Side of New York City, and the challenges he faces being dyslexic. Winkler based the character on himself as a child and his own experiences with dyslexia and ADHD. Readers aged 9+ will enjoy the series, which has also been picked up by the BBC and turned into a TV series airing in early 2014 on the CBBC channel.
Titles in this set:
Niagara Falls, Or Does It?
Hank Zipzer is smart, creative and funny. He wants to do well in school he really does. He tries not to be lazy and he does his best not to be late. So why is he always getting into trouble? And why does he feel like the worlds greatest underachiever?
I Got a "D" in Salami
Hank Zipzers report is due, and hes dreading it. Then he gets his grades and they are his worst nightmare come true: straight Ds. His parents are not going to be happy. Hank needs help. And he needs it fast!
The Day of the Iguana
It's science-project time, which is bad news for Hank Zipzer. He loves science and he loves doing experiments, but writing a report? No way! Finally he comes up with the perfect project and until his sisters pet iguana gets in the way.
The Zippity Zinger
It's time for the annual Olympiad: the most anticipated day of the school year! When Hank Zipzer is chosen as his teams softball pitcher, the pressure is on. Can Hank lead his team to victory and even though he thinks heads the worst athlete in the history of the world?
The Night I Flunked My Field Trip
When Hank Zipzers class gets to spend a night on a replica of a tall-masted sailing ship, Hank is psyched! Then he learns that heads going to be Captains Assistant and the best school trip ever quickly turns into the worst one.
Hank Zipzer cant wait for the school Multi-Cultural Day lunch no reading, no writing, just cooking! Then his teacher takes a bite of the super spicy enchiladas heads made and the trouble really starts Holy enchilada! Did he accidentally use three cups of chilli powder? He couldnt have done and could he?
Help! Somebody Get Me Out of Fourth Grade!
It's the end of the year parent-teacher conference and Hank Zipzer is in trouble, again. Worried that he will have to repeat fourth grade, he comes up with a plan he will fix it so his parents are on holiday for the whole conference. Of course, being Hank, the plan backfires. Will he have to stay in fourth grade for ever?
Summer School! What Genius Thought That Up?
A "Summer" and "school" are two words that Hank Zipzer doesn't want to learn. But there's no escape this time summer school, here he comes! Will Hank have to spend the whole summer bored to death inside a hot classroom, or will he actually learn a cool lesson or two?
My Secret Life as a Ping-Pong Wizard
Having made it through summer school, Hank thought his problems were over. Little does he know, they are only just beginning In fifth grade everyone has to pick a favourite sport and specialize in it. Hank is worried: he cant run, he cant catch, and he cant throw. He needs a plan and fast!
My Dog's a Scaredy-Cat
It's Halloween and Hank Zipzer is determined to get his own back on school bully Nick McKelty for laughing at his fancy-dress costume. Hank is going to turn his living room into the scariest haunted house ever! But Hanks dog, Cheerio, is more scared than anyone. So scared, in fact, he runs away. Have Hanks Halloween high jinks gone too far this time?