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Scholastic Reader Level 2: Hot Rod Hamster and the Wacky Whatever Race! Read an excerpt

Scholastic Reader Level 2: Hot Rod Hamster and the Wacky Whatever Race!

By Cynthia Lord   Illustrated by Derek Anderson   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545626781 Paperback
32 Pages | 6.03" x 9.04" | Ages 4 to 7

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545626798 Ebook
32 Pages | Ages 4 to 7

A new early reader series featuring Hot Rod Hamster!

Hot Rod Hamster LOVES to drive superfast. And today he's building a box car from scratch to race downhill in the Wacky Whatever Race. He needs to pick out a box, wheels, and a paint colour for his car. Can you help him?

With the same bouncing rhythms, fun choice rhymes, and daredevil antics that made the picture books so popular, this original Level 2 reader will be a sturdy stepping-stone for Hot Rod Hamster fans as well as series newcomers as they move on to independent reading. This new adventure skillfully emphasizes word families and rhyming structures with pedal-to-the-metal flare! Little boys and girls will race to collect this latest story from their favorite furry friend.

Hop into the early-reading driver's seat and join Hot Rod Hamster and his buddies for a fun-filled race day with a thrilling surprise at the finish line!

Raves & reviews:

Praise for Hot Rod Hamster And The Wacky Whatever Race! :

"A good addition to the shelves of familiar-character-based readers." —Kirkus