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A Big Guy Took My Ball! (Elephant & Piggie Books)

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Publisher Comments:

"Score another one for Lester and Munsinger."and#160; and#8212;Publishers Weekly
and#160;
The sloths at Sleepy Valley Sloth School are content in their slothfulness. One day, a new sloth arrives, a go-getter, a mover and a shakerand#8212;which is to say she actually moves. The other slothsand#160;think sheand#8217;s a pest, and she thinks theyand#8217;re bores, that is until a real boar arrivesand#8212;an official representative of S.O.S. (Society for Organizing Sameness) sent to close the school. Something has to be done, and all eyes turn to Sparky . . .
and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; This new addition to the Laugh-Along Lessons series focuses on the importance of being true to yourself. Includes a parent/teacher discussion guide andand#160;downloadable audio!

Synopsis:

In Olivier Dunrea's latest Gossie and Friends tale, Gemma is the big sister and Gus is the little brother. They both like to explore and Gemma likes to be the leader. But just who is following whom? Look for the companion book, Gus.

Synopsis:

Pookins always gets her way. But as she learns when she meets a magic gnome capable of granting wishes,and#160;sometimes getting your way isn't always the best way. A new addition to the Laugh-Along Lessons series with parent/teacher discussion guide andand#160;bonus audio download.

Synopsis:

The sloths at Sleepy Valley Sloth School are content in their slothfulness, until a new, energetic sloth named Sparky arrives. Unafraid to be herself, she finds a way to save the sloths and their school from closure in this new addition to the Laugh-Along Lessons series with parent/teacher discussion guide andand#160;bonus audio download.

Synopsis:

and#8220;Kids will recognize bits of themselves in Pookins . . . an amusing, hard-edged heroine.and#8221;and#160; and#8212;Booklist

Pookins always gets her way. If she doesn't, she makes faces, she throws apples, and she yells very loudly! But when Pookins finds a magic gnome who grants her three wishes, she hastily wishes to be a flower. Powerless to do anything,and#160;she realizes that her way may not be the best way, and that a bit of empathy for the gnome might set things right. This new addition to the Laugh-Along Lessons series focuses on the importance of being considerate.

Includes parent/teacher discussion guide and downloadable audio!

Synopsis:

Meet Gemma and Gus, the newest charactersand#160;in Olivier Dunreaand#8217;s irresistable Gossie and Friends series!and#160;Gemma is the big sister. Gus is the little brother. Gus is always following Gemma around, but one day Gus sets out on his own. Just who is following who?and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;
and#160;
Another pair of darling goslings make theirand#160;debut in this sweet story, with Olivier Dunreaand#8217;s perfectly pitched storytelling and endearingand#160;illustrations that Gossie and Friends fans have come to cherish.

About the Author

OLIVIER DUNREA is the creator of beautiful and well-loved childrenandrsquo;s books. A painter and a sculptor, his work centers around farms, animals, architecture, and folklore. He lives in the tiny village of Narrowsburg, New York, in the Catskill Mountains.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781423174912
Author:
Willems, Mo
Publisher:
Hyperion Books for Children
Author:
Munsinger, Lynn
Author:
Lester, Helen
Author:
Dunrea, Olivier
Subject:
Animals - Elephants
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Elephants
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Subject:
Family - Siblings
Subject:
Situations / Values
Subject:
Situations / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series:
Gossie and Friends
Publication Date:
20130531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
up to P
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
6 x 6 in 1 lb
Age Level:
up to 3

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Product details 32 pages Hyperion Books for Children - English 9781423174912 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
In Olivier Dunrea's latest Gossie and Friends tale, Gemma is the big sister and Gus is the little brother. They both like to explore and Gemma likes to be the leader. But just who is following whom? Look for the companion book, Gus.
"Synopsis" by ,
Pookins always gets her way. But as she learns when she meets a magic gnome capable of granting wishes,and#160;sometimes getting your way isn't always the best way. A new addition to the Laugh-Along Lessons series with parent/teacher discussion guide andand#160;bonus audio download.
"Synopsis" by ,
The sloths at Sleepy Valley Sloth School are content in their slothfulness, until a new, energetic sloth named Sparky arrives. Unafraid to be herself, she finds a way to save the sloths and their school from closure in this new addition to the Laugh-Along Lessons series with parent/teacher discussion guide andand#160;bonus audio download.
"Synopsis" by ,
and#8220;Kids will recognize bits of themselves in Pookins . . . an amusing, hard-edged heroine.and#8221;and#160; and#8212;Booklist

Pookins always gets her way. If she doesn't, she makes faces, she throws apples, and she yells very loudly! But when Pookins finds a magic gnome who grants her three wishes, she hastily wishes to be a flower. Powerless to do anything,and#160;she realizes that her way may not be the best way, and that a bit of empathy for the gnome might set things right. This new addition to the Laugh-Along Lessons series focuses on the importance of being considerate.

Includes parent/teacher discussion guide and downloadable audio!

"Synopsis" by ,
Meet Gemma and Gus, the newest charactersand#160;in Olivier Dunreaand#8217;s irresistable Gossie and Friends series!and#160;Gemma is the big sister. Gus is the little brother. Gus is always following Gemma around, but one day Gus sets out on his own. Just who is following who?and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;
and#160;
Another pair of darling goslings make theirand#160;debut in this sweet story, with Olivier Dunreaand#8217;s perfectly pitched storytelling and endearingand#160;illustrations that Gossie and Friends fans have come to cherish.
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