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Arthur to the Rescue

3.71  ·  Rating Details ·  31 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Arthur has finished his chores and is ready to play, but when he calls his friends they all have chores to do. Using his imagination, Arthur turns all his friends' chores into mini adventures for himself. Includes bonus activities on the back cover. Full color. Consumable.
Paperback, 24 pages
Published July 12th 2006 by LB Kids (first published July 1st 2006)
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Rosa Cline
Nov 22, 2016 Rosa Cline rated it it was ok
Shelves: kids, 2016
This wasn't one of 'Arthur' series books better books. The idea was there but wasn't carried through very well. Arthur is excited to have the entire day to play. He gets out of bed and does his chores and then calls his friends to see who can come play. Each one has something they are having to do so his mom tells him to use his imagination and have fun. So he dreams up ways of helping each friend to 'rescue' them and their day. But in the book it's a little confusing because the 'dream' is in a ...more
Olivia
Dec 26, 2015 Olivia rated it it was ok
Shelves: tv-characters
This title is clearly influenced by the tv show - the art is cleaner and some of the charm is lost. Arthur is normally pretty mature, so it's odd to see him playing with his imagination in this story, though real kids that age probably still do a lot of imagination based play. It's a simple story.
Christine McKenna Lok
Jul 08, 2015 Christine McKenna Lok rated it really liked it
Shelves: superhero, hero
Arthur appears in superhero garb on front cover and back page. In between, he imagines coming to the rescue of his friends when their chores go awry in his daydream. Somehow I expected Arthur would actually go visit one of his friends to help out!
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Aug 12, 2011 Theresa rated it liked it
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good early reader, using text to relate to the television show many of the stories hae been repeated in the show.
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Marc Tolon Brown is perhaps best known for his Arthur series of children's books.

He lives on Martha's Vineyard and in New York City with his wife, Laurie Krasny Brown. He has three children, sons Tolon and Tucker, and daughter Eliza. The names of his two sons have been hidden in all of the Arthur books except for one: Arthur's Tooth.
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