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Celebrate the imaginationand#8212;and the love between father and sonand#8212;with this paperback edition of Kim Norman's fun, rhyming, and totally original tale. On a hot summer's day, a young boy playfully sets out on a and#8220;crocodaddy huntand#8221; in the lake. Following the creature's shadow, dark and wet, he's soon taking a wild ride on the grinning croc's back. And when they leave the water, something wonderful happens: Crocodaddy transforms into . . .and#160;just DADDY. Bright, energetic illustrations (complete with wily crocodile in Dad's swim trunks) fully capture the story's humor and warmth.

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Celebrate the imaginationand#8212;and the love between father and sonand#8212;with Kim Norman's fun, rhyming, and totally original tale. On a hot summer's day, a young boy playfully sets out on a and#8220;crocodaddy huntand#8221; in the lake. And when he leaves the water with the grinning croc, something wonderful happens: Crocodaddy transforms into .and#160;. . just DADDY. Bright, energetic illustrations capture the story's humor and warmth.

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A favorite childrenand#39;s song (andquot;Ten on the Bedandquot;) gets a delightfully slippery, slide-y twist! In the land of the midnight sun, all the animals are having fun speeding down the hill on Caribouand#39;s sled. But as they go faster and faster, Seal, Hare, Walrus, and the others all fall off . . . until just the caribouand#39;s left, only and lonely. Now, a reindeer likes flyingandmdash;but never alone, so . . . all the animals leap onto the sled again! This beloved story is new in paperback, and itand#39;s ideal for reading, counting, and singing along with, over and over.

Synopsis:

Percy the Pug loves puddlesand#8212;big puddles, small puddles, swamp puddles, stomp puddles. But no puddle is perfectand#160; . . .and#160; until he finds one with three friendly piglets. But protective Mama Pig says NO PUGS and chases Percy away! Irresistibly illustrated by Keika Yamaguchi, Kim Norman's tale about a persistent pug and his pursuit of friendship in puddle paradise brims with warmth and charm.
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About the Author

Kim Norman has been a singer, songwriter, artist, and comedic actress. Her picture books include Ten on the Sled (Sterling, 2010), Crocodaddy (Sterling, 2009), and Jack of All Tails (Dutton, 2007). Kim lives in Smithfield, VA. Learn more about her at kimnormanbooks.com.
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David Walker worked for Hallmark Cards as an art director. He now has his own studio in Chapel Hill, NC where he does freelance illustration. He is the illustrator of numerous books for young readers, including Sterling's Time for a Hug (2012), Hello, Texas! (2010), and Nighty-Night, Sleep Tight (2013).

Product Details

ISBN:
9781454901303
Author:
Norman, Kim
Publisher:
Sterling
Author:
Walker, David
Author:
Yamaguchi, Keika
Author:
Woodruff, Liza
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Children s-Imagination and Play
Subject:
Animals - Dogs
Subject:
Animals - Alligators & Crocodiles
Subject:
Animals - General
Edition Description:
Board Books
Publication Date:
20130131
Binding:
BOARD BOOKS
Grade Level:
from P up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
7 x 7 in
Age Level:
from 3

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Product details 32 pages Sterling - English 9781454901303 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Celebrate the imaginationand#8212;and the love between father and sonand#8212;with Kim Norman's fun, rhyming, and totally original tale. On a hot summer's day, a young boy playfully sets out on a and#8220;crocodaddy huntand#8221; in the lake. And when he leaves the water with the grinning croc, something wonderful happens: Crocodaddy transforms into .and#160;. . just DADDY. Bright, energetic illustrations capture the story's humor and warmth.
"Synopsis" by ,
A favorite childrenand#39;s song (andquot;Ten on the Bedandquot;) gets a delightfully slippery, slide-y twist! In the land of the midnight sun, all the animals are having fun speeding down the hill on Caribouand#39;s sled. But as they go faster and faster, Seal, Hare, Walrus, and the others all fall off . . . until just the caribouand#39;s left, only and lonely. Now, a reindeer likes flyingandmdash;but never alone, so . . . all the animals leap onto the sled again! This beloved story is new in paperback, and itand#39;s ideal for reading, counting, and singing along with, over and over.
"Synopsis" by ,
Percy the Pug loves puddlesand#8212;big puddles, small puddles, swamp puddles, stomp puddles. But no puddle is perfectand#160; . . .and#160; until he finds one with three friendly piglets. But protective Mama Pig says NO PUGS and chases Percy away! Irresistibly illustrated by Keika Yamaguchi, Kim Norman's tale about a persistent pug and his pursuit of friendship in puddle paradise brims with warmth and charm.
and#160;
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