Reading Levels :: Magic Tree HouseThe original American series is illustrated by Salvatore Murdocca , although other illustrators have been used for foreign-language editions. The series consists of two groups. The first group consists of books , in which Morgan Le Fay sends Jack and Annie Smith, two normal children who are siblings from the fictional small town of Frog Creek, Pennsylvania, on numerous adventures and missions with a magical tree house. These books are longer than the previous 28, and some take place in fantasy realms like Camelot. Kathleen and Teddy are two apprentices who befriend Jack and Annie during their adventures, with one of these adventures being to free Teddy from a spell. The two occasionally join Jack and Annie, and, when they don't, provide them support instead.
Magic Tree House: Books 31 & 32
Magic Tree House Series. Fantasy for children ages In the Merlin Missions were republished as an independent series with new numbering. What was book 29 "Christmas in Camelot" is now 1 of the Merlin Missions and so forth. To avoid confusion all Merlin Mission books ha… More. Book 1. Jack and Annie's very first fantasy adventure in… More.
My Year 2 students love them and there's honestly one to appeal to every child. Even my reluctant readers have been reading them! The Magic Tree House series is about the adventures of Jack and Annie, a brother and sister who discover a magical tree house filled with books. As they explore each book, Jack and Annie are whisked back to different times and places in history so that they become part of the story themselves. They make friends with a variety of people, some of whom are real historical figures. They then have to use their wits and courage to solve problems, complete missions and help the people they meet. The Magic Tree House books are often used in schools because they're fun and engaging while also being quite educational.
Magic Tree House , the long-running series launched by Mary Pope Osborne in , has become a bookshelf staple in homes, libraries, and classrooms. The adventures of Jack and Annie, a brother and sister who discover a book-stocked treehouse that whisks them on magical journeys through time and space, now number more than 60 chapter books and several dozen nonfiction Fact Tracker guides. With so many options, how do you know where to start? I mean, of course I could tell readers to get into the series by beginning with the very first book, but is that really the best entry point for every reader? My son is a kid who likes to be thorough and who has now read every installment of the Magic Tree House series, some more than once. I wondered if he thought the books had to be read in order or if I could tell would-be readers that the series could be started with any title, including those right in the middle.
An Overview and Book List
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By August , there were 48 books in the series for independent readers, 6 to 10 or 11 years old, as well as 26 companion research guides Magic Tree House Fact Tracker nonfiction books for some of the books in the series. All of the books in the series center around the time travel adventures of brother and sister Jack and Annie, who live in Frog Creek, Pennsylvania. The two discover a magic tree house in the woods by their house. In books 1 to 28, Jack is 8 years old and Annie is a year younger. Thanks to the book-filled magic tree house whose books have magical properties and whose owner, magical librarian Morgan le Fay provides them with exciting missions, the two have many exciting adventures. Each book focuses on a subject and story designed to pique the interest of young independent readers. The subjects and time periods vary widely, which means that there will most likely be some, or many, of particular interest to your child.