Ernest & Rebecca Vol. 1


My Best Friend is a Germ

AUTHOR: Guillaume Bianco
ARTIST: Antonello Dalena


Product Description

Rebecca is a six and a half year-old girl who is out of luck; her parents are on the verge of divorce and she is always getting sick due to a weak immune system. One rainy day Rebecca’s luck changes when she meets a magical microbe named Ernest, who becomes her best friend! Ernest is no regular germ; he’s about the same height as Rebecca and he can talk. Can Rebecca keep her parents together with the help of her new friend? And can anyone really have a friend who belongs in a Petri dish?

Release Date: December 6, 2011

Format: Hardcover

ISBN: 9781597072861

Price: $11.99

Trim Size: 8 x 10

Page Count: 48 pages

Age Range: 6+

Book Category: fiction/ hybrid

Guided Reading Level: R

Grade Level Equivalent: 4

Interest Level By Grade: 2-6

ATOS: n/a

RRL: n/a

Lexile: n/a

Educational Description: ERNEST & REBECCA series vol. 1, fantasy adventure graphic novel, Story elements: Point of view; 6 year old girl, setting, plot and character development, problem & solution, Illustrations enhance meaning and tone, Comprehension strategy; inferencing. Theme: Family, separation, friendship, illness