Fancy Nancy: Splendid Speller
Date: August 2011
Duration: 12 hours 7 minutes
Young readers will relate to Nancy's test-taking dilemma in this Fancy Nancy I Can Read story from New York Times bestselling team Jane O’Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser.
Nancy loves spelling. She can spell fun words like 'happy' and French words like chien (that means 'dog') and even long words like 'splendid.' But when Ms. Glass's spelling test is harder than Nancy anticipated, the self-professed spelling prodigy faces a tough decision that pits her pride against her principles.
Fancy Nancy: Splendid Speller is a Level One I Can Read book, which means it's perfect for children learning to sound out words and sentences. The back matter features a list of the rich vocabulary words that are used throughout the story along with their definition.