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Eric Carle's Oppositesby Eric Carle
Synopses & Reviews
Behold: an opposites book like no other. Simple pairings of words, both expected (small/large) and unexpected (clear/blurry), are humorously illustrated with a graphic and lovable red hippopotamus. Bold colors and surprising die-cuts and textures spice up this elegantly engaging board book.
Praise for Hippopposites
"Nicely done and a perfect gift, your favorite little one will love this book."
"This is a marvelous introduction to linguistic nuance for the very young."
and#151;The Wall Street Journal
"A distinctive offering stands out in the crowded field of concept contenders."
"French illustrator Coat blends a quirky sensibility with a slick visual aesthetic...itand#8217;s an excellent (and fun) vehicle through which to demonstrate the concept."
and#151;Publishers Weekly, starred review
2013 ALA/ALSC Notable Book
The delightful images from the All Around Us slipcase are now in this fun, interactive format. By lifting the big, sturdy flaps, young readers will learn new words and concepts through Eric Carle's bright, beautiful images and simple phrases. A perfect companion title for Eric Carle's ABC and Opposites.
Explore opposites with the art of Eric Carle. Short and tall, big and little, over and under - each opposite has an Eric Carle illustration!
About the Author
Eric Carle divides his time between western Massachusetts and the Florida Keys.
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