Cam’s down-and-out father gives him a cardboard box for his birthday and he knows it’s the worst present ever. So to make the best of a bad situation, they bend. Cam’s father comes home with a cardboard box for Cam’s birthday. Little do they know the havoc the cardboard will wreak on their lives. Read Common Sense Media’s Cardboard review, age rating, and parents guide. Cardboard Book Poster Image Doug Tennapel ยท Fantasy; Save.

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Cam’s down-and-out father gives him a cardboard box for his doyg and he knows it’s the worst present ever. The interactions between fathers and sons are especially tender, and will have a deeper meaning for adults.

Definitely something you should read, a modern fairy tale that would make Bettelheim proud.

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There’s a problem carvboard this menu right now. Chief Edwards retires from the Modesto Police Department a lonely man. Our ratings are based on child development best practices. Cardboard people and monsters that come to life!

As a father who spent many afternoons building cardboard creations with my younger kids, the idea that those cutouts could come to life is intriguing. How old is your kid? Jan 20, Gaven Murray rated it really liked it. That is the life of the two main characters in the book Cardboard.


The Battle for Amphibopolis on Scholastic Graphix. Imagine Garth Hale’s surprise when he’s accidentally ttennapel to the spirit world by Frank Gallows, a washed-out ghost wrangler. A man and woman are put in a garden on condition that they do not eat one fruit: The adventure part of the story was fine, and it was kind of interesting to read a comic with so many super-conservative messages in it.


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Assured he just bought the worst present ever for his son, Gideon reminds him that cardboard can be anything your imagination wants it to be. A main theme of the story is that even the most heroic of people give things up despite the fact that they’re trying to help.

I believe this because there are so many themes and meanings to the book that it would be impossible to describe the book in one word.

The Rise of Herk on Scholastic Graphix. No Easy Book Love. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. My daughter was enthusiastic despite this being a book seemingly geared more towards boys.

Good battles evil, and the world hangs in the balance! I spent most of the money I earned on books, you couldn’t keep me out of the library until I had so many books, I created my own library at home. I didn’t know she had already read it, and she didn’t care. The art is vibrant and colorful, which adds to it nicely. I can’t always find my way around in the right order in graphic novels and this book made it even harder. The villain is awful, but is redeemed in the end.

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catdboard Families can talk about bullies. He becomes a father figure to the boy and trains him how to survive insect monsters by becoming a great American ass-kicker. Strangely enough, this is the first graphic novel of his that I’ve read, even though these have been his most prevalent artform.

Perfect gift for my 11 year old son. The pages are filled with grief, moving on, action, adventure and bold colors.

View all 4 comments. They build a boxer out of the box and the box boxer comes to life! A squirt of water soaks the cardboard man and brings him near death until Mike uses the scraps to build a device that emits fresh cardboard, which is then shaped to replacement parts and Bill lives.

Bill the boxer comes complete with a rudimentary vocabulary and intelligence making his a step above an adorable puppy. Jul 04, Ben Biddle rated it it fennapel amazing Shelves: The man there sells him cardboard but Mike soon f Some people from our community think that not getting an tennaprl of clothing is hard, but for other people getting a meal is difficult at best. But when the Lizzarks make an all-out assault on Amphibopolis using a giant monster, Herk must seek the help of the megasloth to save the city and his adopted family.