Patchwork Dog is a very mischievous, curious, and not so smart little guy who loves to go on adventures and explore. Calico Cat takes a more leisurely approach. She would prefer to stay home and sleep, but when her friend takes off on one of his adventures, she follows – mainly to keep the dog out of trouble. Patchy does not necessarily look for trouble, instead it usually finds him.
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"House on Bo-Kay Lane" continues the adventure begun in book one in this series, "Gerald and the Wee People".Gerald and Vernon believe their time with the wee people came to an end after they returned to their home world but begin to wonder when strange things started to happen at an abandoned house in their neighborhood. Ghostly images of…
In “A Ghostly Adventure,” Patchy and Calico receive some surprises as they prepare for Halloween and learn some valuable lessons along the way. They discover that trick or treating means more than receiving treats. The two friends also learn that it doesn’t matter what a person looks like on the outside, it’s what’s on the inside that counts. Patchy’s big adventure involves finding a ghost. He does, but it does not go exactly as he wished.
“A Ghostly Adventure” is the fourth book in the Patchwork Dog and Calico Cat series. All four books contain five stories with questions at the end of each tale to help children comprehend what they have read. There are color illustrations at the beginning of each chapter hinting at what the new adventure will be about, as well as other pictures at the end of each story. These books are targeted for elementary age children, but can be read to younger kids as bedtime stories as well. Patchy and Calico will entertain children of all ages and hopefully teach youngsters some valuable lessons about working together and staying out of trouble.