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Goldilocks for Dinner: A Funny Book About Manners

Goldilocks for Dinner: A Funny Book About Manners

Troll and Goblin set out to find the rudest child and have him or her for dinner.

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ISBN 9780399552359
Barcode 9780399552359
Published 30 July 2019 by Random House
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Montanari, Susan
Illustrated by Parker, Jake
Availability Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780399552359
ISBN-10 0399552359
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Random House
Imprint Random House Books for Young Readers
Publication Date 30 July 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Montanari, Susan
Illustrated by Parker, Jake
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions Width: 248mm
Height: 248mm
Weight 567g
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress Trolls, Humorous stories, Humorous fiction, Characters and characteristics in literature, Goblins
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code E
Catalogue Code 991671

Description of this Book

Classic fairy tales meet tongue-in-cheek humor in this hilarious read-aloud--illustrated by a #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator--about a goblin and a troll as they set out to find the rudest child of all and teach her some manners! Goblin and Troll are headed to town for tea, hoping they don't run into any wretched children. Children are smelly and rude! Goblin has an idea: they'll find the rudest child of all and have it for dinner! Filled with a cast of familiar storytime characters like Goldilocks and the Three Bears, here's a fresh read-aloud with the feel of a classic fairy tale. Chock-full of rude characters and sly humor, and with a twist ending, this surprising story is sure to leave kids roaring with laughter.

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Author's Bio

SUSAN MONTANARI is the author of My Dog's a Chicken, illustrated by Anne Wilsdorf, dubbed a great addition to most picture book collections by School Library Journal; Who's the Grossest of Them All?; and most recently, Hip-Hop Lollipop, illustrated by Caldecott Honor winner Brian Pinkney. She spent the majority of her life on the beach and tidal creeks surrounding Savannah, where she currently resides with her husband and a cat named Tybee. Visit her at susanmontanari.com or follow her on Twitter at @susanmontanari. JAKE PARKER is the illustrator of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Little Snowplow by Lora Koehler; The Girl Who Wouldn't Brush Her Hair by Kate Bernheimer; The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man by Michael Chabon; and Susan Montanari's Who's the Grossest of them All? Jake is the author and illustrator of Little Bot and Sparrow. He has worked creating sets and environments for feature films like Horton Hears a Who, Ice Age- Dawn of the Dinosaurs, and Rio. Visit him at MrJakeParker.com or follow him on Twitter at @mrjakeparker.

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