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6 edition of The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester found in the catalog.

The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester

by Barbara O"Connor

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction,
  • Submersibles -- Fiction,
  • Bullfrog -- Fiction,
  • Frogs -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Georgia -- Fiction,
  • Georgia -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    After Owen captures an enormous bullfrog, names it Tooley Graham, then has to release it, he and two friends try to use a small submarine that fell from a passing train to search for Tooley in the Carter, Georgia, pond it came from, while avoiding nosy neighbor Viola.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara O"Connor.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.O217 Sho 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23553922M
    ISBN 109780374368500
    LC Control Number2009019249
    OCLC/WorldCa405104879

    The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester - Reviewed by Gavin L. (age 9) member(s) of the Spaghetti Book Club! The the best part in the book is when Owen found Tooly. Tooley is a huge bullfrog that Owen really loves. Besides the submarine, Tooley is the most important thing in the story to Owen. Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester by Barbara Oconnor available in Trade Paperback on , also read synopsis and reviews. Once youve finally captured the most enormous frog in Carter, Georgia, what exactly are you supposed.

    The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester by Barbara O'Connor. 11 Total Resources 2 Awards View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Audio Excerpt from The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester; Video Book Trailer for The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester; Name Pronunciation with Barbara O'Connor; Grade; ; Genre; Adventure; Mystery. With her trademark wit and easy charm, Barbara O’Connor spins a fantastic fable of friends, enemies, and superbly slimy bullfrogs. An amazing secret has tumbled off a freight train into Carter, Georgia, and Owen Jester is the only person who knows about it.

      The fantastic secret of Owen Jester Item Preview remove-circle Kennebec Valley Book Award Notes. The original books is too bright. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Sony Pages:   Luckily for me, began with a winner. The first book I read this year is Barbara O’Connor’s The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester.. Over the past few years, O’Connor has written a number of charming and adventurous novels for the 3rd through 6th grade reader, and this one is terrific.


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Barbara O'Connor is the author of award-winning novels for children, including How to Steal a Dog, The Small Adventure of Popeye and Elvis, and The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester. Drawing on her South Carolina roots, Barbara's books are known for their strong Southern settings and quirky characters/5(60).

Book review:Owen jesters fantastic secret by Barbara o'Connor An amazing secret has tumbled off a freight train into Carter, Georgia, and Owen Jester is the only person who knows about it.

If he can simply manage to evade his grandfather’s snappish housekeeper, organize his two best friends, and keep his nosy neighbor, Viola, at bay, he just might be in for a summer of a lifetime/5.

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Owen is a lovable troublemaker, whose prank involves his new catch, Tooley, "the biggest, greenest, slimiest, most beautiful bullfrog ever to be seen in Carter, Georgia." The main plot is Owen's. Every life deserves a great adventure and Owen is about to have the opportunity of a lifetime despite the nagging voice of his grandfather's caregiver, Earlene, who wants cleanliness and nutrition to come first.

Owen and his parents have moved into his grandfather's house and are now subject to the laws of Earlene. There's also the know-it-all neighbor, Viola, with her allergies and her 3/3(1). The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester This book is about a boy who loves to play outside.

His dad lost his job and he lives with his grandfather. He hears something fall from the train. the rest of the book is him finding it and his adventures with it. I didn't think i would like it but then I couldn't put it down.

Its storyline was very : The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester by Barbara O’Connor Grades 3 to 7 HC: PB: eBook: Farrar Straus Giroux Square Fish Imprints of Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group About the book Owen Jester wishes his family hadn’t moved to his grandfather’s.

Review vocabulary, check reading comprehension, and have students make predictions for each chapter in The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester with this teacher's guide to the book by Barbara O'Connor. Use the project ideas in this printable to help students make.

Free The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and. One fantastic secret.

And a summer they'll never forget. An amazing secret has tumbled off a freight train into Carter, Georgia, and Owen Jester is the only person who knows about it. The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester by Barbara O’Connor is the story of Owen, a young boy whose family has to move in with his grandfather after his father loses his job.

Their next door neighbor is Viola, a know-it-all girl who Owen can’t stand. Owen has a frog he just caught- “the biggest, greenest, slimiest, most beautiful bullfrog ever to be seen in Carter, Georgia ”.

In the book The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester, what does Owen gather the chicken wire, tomato stakes, baling wire, twine, and old door hinges for. a new cage for Tooley (page 22) In the book The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester, what does "rocket" mean.

• The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester is a good, solid book. • From the author of How to Steal a Dog, although this book is for a bit younger reader.

• This book has friendship, mystery, and adventure. • Although not specified, it seems like the story is set in an "earlier" time. THE FANTASTIC SECRET OF OWEN JESTER by Barbara O'ConnorKirkus Book Reviews Read the Kirkus Review of THE FANTASTIC SECRET OF OWEN JESTER.

"The short, sad life of Tooley Graham was over," doesn't sound like a happy conclusion but is pitch perfect in this short, simple and endearing middle-grade novel that follows on the heels of The Small Adeventure of Popeye and Elvis Author: Barbara O'Connor.

The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester by Barbara O'Connor. Published fall by FSG/Frances Foster Books. Ages Barbara's other books include The Small Adventure of Popeye and Elvis, How to. Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester by Barbara Oconnor available in Hardcover onalso read synopsis and reviews.

With her trademark wit and charm, O'Connor ("How to Steal a Dog") spins a fantastic fable of. The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester. By Barbara O'Connor. Grades. Genre. Fiction. Owen Jester wishes his family hadn’t moved to his grandfather’s house after his dad lost his job.

For one thing, his grandfather’s live-in nurse sure knows how to ruin anyone’s idea of a good time. Other Books. Description With her trademark wit and easy charm, Barbara O'Connor spins a fantastic fable of friends, enemies, and superbly slimy bullfrogs.

An amazing secret has tumbled off a freight train into Carter, Georgia, and Owen Jester is the only person who knows about it. An amazing secret has tumbled off a freight train into Carter, Georgia, and Owen Jester is the only person who knows about it.

If he can simply manage to evade his grandfather's snappish housekeeper, organize his two best friends, and keep his nosy neighbor, Viola, at bay, he just might be in for the summer of a lifetime/5(44).

The Fantastic Secret Of Owen Jester () About book: Reminds me of a Cleary book but more juiced up, story is set in a small Southern town. The special thing about the author O'Connor is one of her characters is on the last of life journeys, old age, the Grandfather is bed ridden listening to Owen.

The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester. Barbara O'Connor. August FSG. pages. Owen Jester tiptoed across the gleaming linoleum floor and slipped the frog into the soup. Book Overview Owen Jester wishes his family hadn't moved to his grandfather's house after his dad lost his job.

For one thing, his grandfather's live-in nurse sure knows how to ruin anyone's idea of a good time. And then there's Viola, the girl next door, who can't ever mind her own : Barbara O'Connor.