A Trip to the Country for Marvin & James
The Masterpiece Adventures, Book Five
Author: Elise Broach; illustrations by Kelly Murphy
A Trip to the Country for Marvin & James is the fifth book in New York Times bestselling author Elise Broach's Masterpiece Adventures chapter book series featuring Marvin the beetle and his best friend, James--featuring illustrations by Kelly Murphy.
Marvin gets invited to spend a weekend with James visiting Karl and Christina in the country. And Marvin is bringing his cousin Elaine! Together, they partake in exciting outdoor activities. But a playful boat ride on a pond turns into an unexpected adventure. How will James and Marvin and Elaine find each other out in the wilderness?
This fifth book in the Masterpiece Adventures series brings Marvin and James together in a celebration of friendship and family.
Christy Ottaviano Books
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
In The News
A Junior Library Guild Selection
"Combining adventure, imagination, and an enjoyable story, this fifth volume in the Masterpiece Adventures series ends on a reassuring note: even when they grow up, Marvin and James will always be friends."--Booklist