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Tales for Very Picky Eaters

Tales for Very Picky Eaters (Hardback)

Illustrated by Schneider, Josh

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Plenty for picky eaters and theirparentsto giggleabout in thisGeisel-winning early readerabout daring to try new foods.

ISBN 9781627657822
Published 18 November 2014 by Perfection Learning
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781627657822
ISBN-10 1627657827
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Perfection Learning
Imprint Perfection Learning
Publication Date 18 November 2014
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) Illustrated by Schneider, Josh
Category Animal Stories
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Body & Health
English Language Readers
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 231mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 249g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

James is a very picky eater. His dad has to get creative very creative in order to get James to eat foods he thinks he doesn't like. He presents James with a series of outlandish scenarios packed with fanciful and gross kid-friendly details like pre-chewed gum as an alternative to broccoli andlumpy oatmeal that grows so big it eats the dog in an effort to get James to eat. But it is eventually James himself who discovers that some foods are not so bad if you re willing to give them a try.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 2012 Winner of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award Eager and picky eaters alike will enjoy the wordplay and outrageous situations, which create humor from a familiar source of family tension. Booklist The sophisticated yet silly humor will appeal to new readers wanting something a little different. . . . A perfect segue into chapter books, this easy reader is sure to be a crowd pleaser. School Library Journal Stories with all the wit and good humor parents can often lose during dinner table battles. A palatable strategy. Chicago Tribune The illustrations are fun and whimsical, which causes even picky youngsters to listen attentively without complaints. Sacramento Book Review

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Author's Bio

Josh Schneider's first book for Clarion, You'll Be Sorry, was named Book That Provides Best Ammunition to Parents Weary of Warning Their Kids About Socking Their Siblings by Publishers Weekly magazine. He lives in Chicago, Illinois.

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