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andlt;bandgt;A shy hippo makes a big impact in this anniversary edition of a Sandra Boynton classic.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;A hog and a frogandlt;/iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;cavort in the bog.andlt;/iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;But not the hippopotamus.andlt;/iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;A cat and two ratsandlt;/iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;are trying on hats.andlt;/iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;But not the hippopotamus.andlt;/iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;The original andlt;iandgt;But Not the Hippopotamusandlt;/iandgt; was an instant favorite among children and parents. Now this hilarious Boynton book is back in a Special 30th Anniversary Edition, complete with its silly rhymes and humorous, charming illustrations. andlt;BRandgt;In this simple, playful board book, a shy hippo watches as other animals engage in social activities. Finally, the other animals invite the hippo along and, after dithering a moment, she leaps into the fun...with hilarious results. andlt;BRandgt;The repetitive, enjoyable rhythm, cheerful mood, and well-crafted, simple rhymes will endear this story to toddlers everywhere. This anniversary edition has an enlarged trim size and metallic ink on the cover, making this Boynton classic even more special.

Synopsis:

Serious silliness for all ages. Artist Sandra Boynton is back and better than ever with completely redrawn versions of her multi-million selling board books. These whimsical and hilarious books, featuring nontraditional texts and her famous animal characters, have been printed on thick board pages, and are sure to educate and entertain children of all ages.

About the Author

Sandra Boynton is a popular American humorist, songwriter, childrenand#8217;s author, and illustrator. Boynton has written and illustrated more than forty books for both children and adults, as well as more than four thousand greeting cards and four music albums. She has designedand#8212;for various companiesand#8212;calendars, wallpaper, bedding, stationery, paper goods, clothing, jewelry, and plush toys.Sandra Boynton is a popular American humorist, songwriter, childrenand#8217;s author, and illustrator. Boynton has written and illustrated more than forty books for both children and adults, as well as more than four thousand greeting cards and four music albums. She has designedand#8212;for various companiesand#8212;calendars, wallpaper, bedding, stationery, paper goods, clothing, jewelry, and plush toys.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781442454088
Author:
Boynton, Sandra
Publisher:
Little Simon
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Children s humor
Subject:
Sandra Boynton; But Not the Hippopotamus; board book; bestselling; animals; hippos; serious silliness; humor; silly; babies; young readers; toddlers; preschool favorite; hog and frog; rhyming; anniversary edition; 30 years; 30th anniversary
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Anniversary Edition
Publication Date:
20120831
Binding:
Board book Child's book with all pages printed on board
Grade Level:
from P up to K
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c; gloss cvr (no sfx)
Pages:
18
Dimensions:
177.8 x 177.8 x 12.7 mm 233.146 gr
Age Level:
from 2 up to 5

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Product details 18 pages Little Simon - English 9781442454088 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Serious silliness for all ages. Artist Sandra Boynton is back and better than ever with completely redrawn versions of her multi-million selling board books. These whimsical and hilarious books, featuring nontraditional texts and her famous animal characters, have been printed on thick board pages, and are sure to educate and entertain children of all ages.
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