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Sam Wu is Not Afraid of the Dark

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The brilliantly funny third SAM WU book - the bravest scaredy-cat in the world! Perfect for reluctant readers and fans of Pamela Butchart. Sam Wu is NOT afraid of anything. Except for quite a lot of things. Like ghosts. Sharks too. And also THE DARK! And so when Sam goes camping in the woods with his friends and cousin Stanley, who knows what scary kind of things they'll f ...more
Paperback, 207 pages
Published February 7th 2019 by Egmont UK Limited
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KellyLKC
Dec 27, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This was my intro to the Sam Wu series; I received a copy from the publisher because I am a Cybils panelist.

Straddling the line between graphic novel (40%) and prose (60%) this book is a perfect segway to get reluctant readers into longer books. Sam's over-the-top antics and imagination are hilarious.
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Steph
Jan 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Brilliantly fun! I love these stories. Full of laugh out loud moments, friendship, adventure and beautiful illustrations! This had me cackling from the first page!
Megan
Couldn't decide if it's 3 or 4 stars, so I rounded up. I think it might be high interest in my community due to the Asian representation and the big need for early chapter books.

However, I didn't find it very engaging. Of course, I am not in the target demographic and might be judging it too harshly. I often find early chapter books difficult to enjoy, so perhaps it is a me problem.

This is the first book in this series that I have read. Maybe I would enjoy one of the others more? If a child lik
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Robin Stevens
May 03, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I love Sam Wu's adventures. They're funny and relatable - I've felt all of Sam's fears - and a real delight to read. (6+)

*Please note: this review is meant as a recommendation only. If you use it in any marketing material, online or anywhere on a published book without asking permission from me first, I will ask you to remove that use immediately. Thank you!*
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Last_page_books
Jan 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2019
Another amazing adventure with Sam Wu and his friends!
Vonprice
May 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Huge fun, will be a hit with reluctant readers.

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