Homer Price

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The Viking Press , New York
Humorous stories -- Juvenile liter
About the Edition

Six episodes in the life of Homer Price including one in which he and his pet skunk capture four bandits and another about a donut machine on the rampage.

Statementby Robert McCloskey.
GenreJuvenile literature
The Physical Object
Pagination149 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23248204M

Homer Price, might just be the book that made me be a reader. These are books that I feel every young boy should read. The stories are fun.

They come from a time when writers did not feel the need to be Homer Price book or include a political or societal agenda. The book is about kids being kids, before the age of 24/7/ organized sports, TV, Ipad /5().

Homer Price is the title character of a pair of children's books written by Robert McCloskey. Homer Price was published inand Centerburg Tales in And Homer Price and his ability to solve problems are both priceless.

There are six stories in this book. "The Case of the Sensational Scent" Homer's pet skunk helps solve a crime. Homer Price lives two miles out of Homer Price book, where Route 56 meets 56A, but most of his friends and relatives live in town. They include Aunt Aggy and Uncle Ulysses, the Sheriff and the boys, Miss Terwilliger, Miss Naomi Enders, great-great-great granddaughter of Ezekiel Enders who funded Centerburg and who owned the precious formula for making Cough Syrup and Elixir of Life : Puffin Books.

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Homer Price (Puffin Book 1)/5().

Homer Price of Centerburg never has a dull day. Whether he's befriending a skunk that will later help him apprehend a gang of thieves, or trying to gain control of an automatic doughnut maker with a mind of its own, Homer seems to find adventure everywhere he goes.

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Homer Price () About book: I read this aloud to my children. At first, my 11 year old son seemed reluctant to Homer Price book, but the next night he asked for another story from the book. There are six stories in the book. Some have an element of mystery.

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Goodreads members who liked Homer Price also liked: Henry Huggins (Henry Huggi. McCloskey, Robert, Homer Price. Summary: Six episodes in the life of Homer Price including one in which he and his pet skunk capture four bandits and another about a donut machine on the rampage.

Humorous stories] I. Title. 8 [Fic] ISBN: /5(32). Sign in to like videos, comment, and subscribe. Sign in. Watch Queue Queue. This book should be at the top of your purchase list for every child in the 7 to 10 age group. Homer is an all-American boy in the all-American small town of Centerburg, somewhere in the all-American midwest, and in six hilarious escapades he keeps the 5/5(5).

The book is composed of six funny, witty and charming episodes in the life of Homer Price ~ a small town Mid-Western American boy.

Part 1: Chapters Ch. 1: The Case of the Sensational Scent ~ The story of how Homer and his pet skunk trap an interesting group of robbers. {quite funny!} First the boys and I talked about setting. A companion to Homer Price, these imaginative and outlandish tales from all-American Centerbury will leave you in 's Grampa Hercules and his never-ending tall tales, Dulcy Dooner, the uncooperative citizen, unbusinesslike Uncle Ulysses and his friendly lunchroom, the flustered sheriff, the pompous judge, and more.

About the Book. Six episodes in the life of Homer Price including one in which he and his pet skunk capture four bandits and another about a donut machine on the rampage. Subjects. Humorous stories, Juvenile literature, Children: Babies Toddlers. 15 editions First.

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Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. Get this from a library. Homer Price. [Robert McCloskey] -- Six episodes in the life of Homer Price including one in which he and his pet skunk capture four bandits and another about a.

Homer Price Is a great book!. Published by User, 14 years ago The story is about a boy that lives in a town called Centerburg, where Route 56 meets 56A.

There are six stories about Homer Price and the people in his town. My personal favorite story is the "The Doughnuts."5/5(5). Six episodes in the life of Homer Price including one in which he and his pet skunk capture four bandits and another about a donut machine on the rampage.

From inside the book What people are saying - 4/5(9). Homer Price by Robert McCloskey tells the story of a boy living in Centerburg, Ohio. Along with a cast of unforgettable characters, Homer gets caught in some outrageous situations that include comic books, unstoppable doughnut machines, a better mouse trap, and even robbery.

About Homer Price (Puffin Modern Classics). Welcome to Centerburg. Where you can win a hundred dollars by eating all the doughnuts you want; where houses are built in a day; and where a boy named Homer Price can foil four slick bandits using nothing but his wits and pet skunk.

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Reviewer polarbear9 wrote: Homer price is funny and he loves to solve mysteries/5(3). Homer Price is the title character of a pair of children's books written by Robert McCloskey.

Homer Price was published inand Centerburg Tales in And Homer Price and his ability to solve problems are both are six stories in this book "The Case of the Sensational Scent"Homer's pet skunk helps solve a crime/5(30).

Homer Price (Book): McCloskey, Robert: Six episodes in the life of Homer Price including one in which he and his pet skunk capture four bandits and another about a. Product Description. The Homer Price Student Guide consists of lessons for the 6 chapters of Homer Price, each containing reading notes, vocabulary work, comprehension questions, quotations, questions for discussion, and enrichment activities.

The appendix includes a biographical sketch of the author, a create your own comic strip page, and adapted versions of “Rip Van Winkle” and “The. Good ol' Homer. I remember my fifth grade teacher reading us this book, and I'm so excited to now have it to read to my children.

It is a compilation of stories featuring Homer Price, a little boy who has good old fashioned adventures in his quaint hometown of Centerburg.

It's 5/5(2). The book cover shown is a 6 chapter book with the complete stories of Homer Price. (I know, we own the paperback). This audio file only has 3 of the 6 stories. For $7 that seems vaguely ridiculous and misleading. It's only half the book. 9 people found this helpful. The book called “Homer Price” is written by Robert McCloskey.

It is realistic fiction. The main character is Homer Price and the other characters are Freddy, who is Homer’s freind, Louis, who is Freddy’s little brother, the sheriff, who has spoonerism, and last, Homer’s Uncle Ulysses, who likes electric machines and owns a lunch room.

An engaging and unique activity that combines literature and economics is here for you. In it, learners read the short story, "The Doghnuts" found in the book Homer Price. Pupils define "capital resources," and utilize a worksheet. " Homer Price " was one of my favorite stories when I was a schoolboy.

I've repeatedly read it with great pleasure in japanese translation. But unfortunately I've lost the book as time goes by and forgotten the detail of the story.5/5(9). About the Book This collection of six tales follows Homer Price, resident of Centerburg, U.S.A.

Follow Homer around town as he mans his uncle’s lunch counter (and his fancy new doughnut-making machine), builds radios and even catches a gang of robbers.Rather than jumping straight into a full chapter book analysis, we chose to chart a single chapter. Homer Price by Robert McCloskey was a perfect book choice.

Each chapter is also a stand-alone story. We read chapter 3, The Doughnuts. I first read Homer Price as an adult, but this chapter was a .