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Afternoon on the Amazon (Magic Tree House,…

Afternoon on the Amazon (Magic Tree House, No. 6) (A Stepping Stone… (original 1995; edition 1995)

by Mary Pope Osborne

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Eight-year-old Jack, his seven-year-old sister, Annie, and Peanut the mouse ride in a tree house to the Amazon rain forests, where they encounter giant ants, flesh-eating piranhas, hungry crocodiles, and wild jaguars.
Title:Afternoon on the Amazon (Magic Tree House, No. 6) (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))
Authors:Mary Pope Osborne
Info:Random House Books for Young Readers (1995), Paperback, 80 pages
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Afternoon on the Amazon by Mary Pope Osborne (1995)

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    Morteana: Children who love magic and mystery are likely to love Scooby and the gang just as much as Jack and Annie. Any book in the series will do.

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Jack and his little sister Annie found a tree house in the middle of the woods. They climbed up in the tree house and came across books. They found that the tree house was magic and belonged to a magical librarian named Morgan. In this book, Jack and Annie travel to the Amazon where they have to find clue number two out of four that will help free Morgan. ( )
  SavG. | Nov 23, 2018 |
Silly fruit-flinging monkeys, vampire bats, and army ants! ( )
  morbusiff | Sep 20, 2018 |
What a fun book for adventures!! Children would be talking about this book for days and want to go on an adventure! They would want to learn more about crocodiles, piranhas, and jaguars after reading this book! ( )
  mp1139 | Apr 13, 2018 |
This book is about Jack and Annie and their trip to the Amazon River and how they found their way back home.
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  MichaelaGennaro | Apr 2, 2018 |
This book is the story of Jack and Annie who siblings who have access to a magic tree house that takes them on amazing adventures. On this adventure they travel to the Amazon and discover the many dangers of the Amazon. However on their journey, they discover that the dangers that they encounter are not malicious but in fact they are just doing their job.
  cbrunner16 | Mar 12, 2018 |
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THis book is excellent fatasy book for us and younger children. It is fun, and we can find a lot of informnations from this book.

Setting: This is an appropriate setting for the story because Annie and Jack explore the Amazon rain forest before returning to their home in Pennsylvania.
added by wnghksduq | editAFTERNOON on the AMAZON, JOHN g8 (Nov 15, 2009)

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One summer day in Frog Creek, Pennsylvania, a mysterious tree house appeared in the woods.
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"Hurry, Jack!" shouted Annie.
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Adventure on the Amazon is the UK title
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