Author: Jeff Brown

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Escape to California - Flat Stanley's Worldwide Adventures #12

Escape to California
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9780062189912
  • Release: 2014-08-26
  • Author: Jeff Brown
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
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Flat Stanley is back to save the day in the twelfth exciting Worldwide Adventures chapter book, just in time to celebrate his fiftieth anniversary! This time, we follow Flat Stanley as he explores San Francisco, California. The Lambchops are on a family vacation to San Francisco. But when Stanley saves a girl from barreling down one of San Francisco's steep hills in her wheelchair, he's shocked to find that she's actually been looking for him. The girl, Lily, is trying to perform an amazing trick that no one has done before—escaping from Alcatraz prison—and she needs Stanley's help! Can the famous flat boy help in this sticky situation?

Not only will kids love going on a fun adventure with Stanley, this installment of the Worldwide Adventures series has fun, fascinating facts about San Francisco in the back of the book, and is perfect for Common Core State Standards, like multicultural adventure, plot and character development story elements, and compare and contrast.

Supports the Common Core State Standards


Framed in France - Flat Stanley's Worldwide Adventures #11

Framed in France
  • Stars
  • Number: 9780062189851
  • Release: 2014-04-22
  • Author: Jeff Brown
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
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Flat Stanley is back to save the day in another exciting Worldwide Adventures chapter book, just in time to celebrate his fiftieth anniversary! This time, he explores Paris, France. And not only will kids love going on a fun adventure with Stanley, this eleventh installment of Jeff Brown's Worldwide Adventures series has fun, fascinating facts about Paris in the back of the book, and is perfect for common core state standards, like multicultural adventure, plot and character development story elements, and compare and contrast.

Stanley Lambchop is headed to France to the most famous museum in Paris—the Louvre. Readers will experience the city of light, soar to the top of the Eiffel Tower, and solve a mystery when one of the most famous paintings in history is stolen. And when Stanley Lambchop is asked to help catch an art thief, he can't help but be excited! Posing as a painting in the Louvre on a wall across from the famous Mona Lisa?—c'est magnifique! However, Stanley soon grows bored—until he meets Etoile, an art student who shows him around Paris. But when Stanley goes back to the museum, he realizes that the Mona Lisa looks . . . different. It's been switched for a fake! Will Stanley be able to nab the thief before he or she strikes again?

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Age Level: 6 - 10 | Grade Level: 1 - 5


Showdown at the Alamo - Flat Stanley's Worldwide Adventures #10

Showdown at the Alamo
  • 3 Stars
  • Number: 9780062189882
  • Release: 2013-12-23
  • Author: Jeff Brown
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
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Just in time to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Flat Stanley, our favorite flat hero, Stanley Lambchop, heads to Texas, where a showdown at the Alamo will make this the most exciting of all his Worldwide Adventures! In this tenth installment of Jeff Brown's humorous Flat Stanley's Worldwide Adventures series, readers will soar through unforgettable adventure, witness friendship at its best, and learn tons of fun facts about the Lone Star State! And for parents and teachers, each Flat Stanley book is aligned to the Common Core State Standards, like multicultural adventure, plot and character development story elements, and compare and contrast.

In this easy-to-read and incredibly hilarious chapter book, Stanley and his friends head to the big state of Texas to visit their pal Eduardo. From rocking out onstage at a music festival, to riding a horse, to parasailing in the desert, Stanley is having the time of his life! But when a mysterious truck starts following the friends, tensions run high. Who could it be? And what do they want? A suspenseful and surprising showdown at Texas's historic Alamo will reveal all . . . including Stanley's courageous inner cowboy.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Age Level: 6 - 10 | Grade Level: 1 - 5


Flat Stanley: His Original Adventure!

Flat Stanley: His Original Adventure!
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9780060097912
  • Release: 2013-12-23
  • Author: Jeff Brown
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
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When Stanley Lambchop wakes up one morning, his brother, Arthur, is yelling. A bulletin board fell on Stanley during the night, and now he is only half an inch thick! Amazing things begin happening to him. Stanley gets rolled up, mailed, and flown like a kite. He even gets to help catch two dangerous art thieves. He may be flat, but he's a hero. This is the very first Flat Stanley adventure, updated with crisp new art.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Age Level: 6 - 10 | Grade Level: 1 - 5


Invisible Stanley - A Flat Stanley Title

Invisible Stanley
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9780060097929
  • Release: 2009-08-11
  • Author: Jeff Brown
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
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Disappearing act

One morning, after a terrible storm, Stanley Lambchop is nowhere to be found. His family can hear him, and there is a lump under his covers, but no one can find him! Just where is that boy?

Then they discover the truth -- Stanley is invisible! At first, Stanley is very busy. There's so much for an invisible boy to do. But will he stay that way forever?

Age Level: 6 - 10 | Grade Level: 2 - 5


Stanley in Space - A Flat Stanley Title

Stanley in Space
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9780064421744
  • Release: 2009-08-11
  • Author: Jeff Brown
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
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A Far-out adventure!

The President of the United States has chosen Stanley Lambchop and his family to become the first humans to fly in the Star Scout, a new top-secret spaceship.

Stanley's most exciting adventure is about to begin. He'll meet the Queen of England, have a birthday party in outer space, and save a whole planet of aliens from danger. Oh, that Stanley!

Age Level: 6 - 10 | Grade Level: 2 - 5


Stanley, Flat Again! - A Flat Stanley Title

Stanley, Flat Again!
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9780064421737
  • Release: 2009-04-07
  • Author: Jeff Brown
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
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Is Stanley flat again!?

Stanley Lambchop has had his share of unusual adventures. But being flat was one thing he thought he was through with forever. Then one morning, he discovers he was wrong. Still, there is so much that a boy who is only one inch thick can do that a round person can’t. Maybe this time, all it will take is one amazing event for everything to finally make sense.

Age Level: 6 - 10 | Grade Level: 2 - 5