Read The Great Pet Escape Online Free - The class pets at Daisy P. Flugelhorn Elementary School want OUT . . . and GW (short for George Washington), the deceptively cute hamster in the second-grade classroom, is just the guy to lead the way. But when he finally escapes and goes to find his former partners in crime, Barry and Biter, he finds that they actually LIKE being class pets. Impossible!
Just as GW gets Barry and Biter to agree to leave with him, a mouse named Harriet and her many mouse minions get in their way. What follows is class-pet chaos guaranteed to make readers giggle . . . and maybe look at their class pets a little differently in the future.
|Title||:||The Great Pet Escape|
|Number of Pages||:||64 pages|
June 15, 2017
As a second grade teacher who has a class pet, the description of this newer book makes it perfect for me to check out and preview! It offers a hilarious concept of class pets in an elementary school teaming up and planning a great escape from the confines of their rooms and school. It's delivere...
March 28, 2016
THE GREAT PET ESCAPE by Victoria Jamieson is a hilarious graphic fantasy about what class pets do at night.
When hamster, inventor, and class pet GW (George Washington) escapes from his cage in the second grade classroom, he sets off to free his friends. However he soon finds out that many of his...
June 19, 2017
A fun younger reader graphic novel about three classroom pets who want to escape from their cages - lots of silly humour, great characters and dynamic action.
April 16, 2016
Most students in a classroom with pets have probably wondered what might happen if those animals somehow managed to escape. In this funny graphic novel, that's exactly what occurs although they don't get very far. GW (George Washington), a hamster who longs for the good old days, fashions an esca...
April 11, 2017
G.W., a hamster, is determined to escape from his 'prison'. With an overly elaborate invention he stages his 'great escape'. But he can't leave without his pals, Barry (bunny) and Biter (guinea pig). But unfortunately for G.W., the class pet for a group of second graders, both Barry and Biter are...
October 05, 2017
Adorable illustrations and hilariously clever, school-themed jokes & wordplay. There are sprinklings of more complex words/phrases, such as "frontal lobotomy" [referring to the guinea pig's personality change] (pg. 20). However, the story's pacing, general vocabulary, and well-balanced text +...
July 06, 2017
This was a cute graphic novel, perfect for young readers. The class pets want to escape...or at least GW does. But it seems his two best friends, Barry and Biter, have gotten soft in their captivity and want to remain class pets. Then they meet Harriet and trouble finds GW, Barry and Biter. Will...
December 18, 2016
This newest book from Newbery Honor graphic novelist Victoria Jamieson is a fantasy story about what might happen if classroom pets suddenly decided to escape. George Washington, or GW, is the hamster in a second grade classroom. When he manages to get out of his cage, he tries to round up some o...
February 06, 2017
This is a cute book. I think students will thoroughly enjoy it. It is light and entertaining. I was excited to read it because I so enjoyed Roller Girl by the same author. This is not a book I feel like has a message but it is funny, and kids will love it and really that is what I am all about re...
March 24, 2016
This book offers fun for the whole family. Parents will laugh at the snarky humor. And everyone will love the madcap shenanigans of three classroom pets-GW, Sunflower, and Barry-who bust out of their cages. They plan to escape to freedom from Daisy P. Flugelhorn Elementary School. However, the sc...