Ellie Belly #3: Turtle Trouble
By TEOH, ELIZA
From the learning system that brought you Singapore Math comes a delightful series that traces the tale of Ellie Belly, a witty girl whose ability to talk to animals is matched only by her inability to put up with homework. The series effortlessly combines the immersive story-telling style of Judy Moody and Geronimo Stilton with a dose of learning so subtle that young readers won't even know their brains are getting a workout. We're not saying these books are textbooks - we're saying your voracious reader is going to love the adventures of Ellie Belly and learn some important things. From vocabulary to elementary school math concepts, to nature and life sciences, it's kid-motivated and child-directed learning at its best. Finally, parents get to give their kids a great series to devour without feeling guilty. It's the gummy vitamins of children's books - something that both children and their parents can feel good about. Join Ellie Belly as she comes to the rescue of the turtles at the Live Turtle & Tortoise Museum, who are about to lose their home. Can she do it, especially since her best friend Cammy is no longer speaking to her?