One Is a Snail, Ten Is a Crab

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One Is a Snail, Ten Is a Crab
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ISBN-10: 076364790X
ISBN-13: 9780763647902
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One Is a Snail, Ten Is a Crab
A Counting by Feet Book

authors: April Pulley Sayre; Jeffrey Sayre
illustrator: Randy Cecil

If one is a snail and two is a person, we must be counting by feet! Just follow the sign to the beach, where a bunch of fun-loving crabs, lounging dogs, gleeful insects, and bewildered-looking snails obligingly offer their feet for counting in a number of silly, surprising combinations from one to one hundred!

What do one hundred sunbathing snails have in common with ten crabs in inner tubes? Check out this mirthful counting book with a focus on feet.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$24.99 / $28.00
isbn-10/isbn-13:
076364790X /  9780763647902
on sale date:
03/2010
type/format:
Big Book / Paperback
age range:
5 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
40 / 17 15/16" x 15 9/16"
grade range:
Kindergarten - Grade 3
 
subjects:
Animals; Concepts; Concepts; Mathematics;
author’s comments:
April Pulley Sayre and Jeff Sayre are a husband-and-wife team who lead ecotours and travel extensively to study, photograph, and videotape animals in the rain forests of Panama, Madagascar, and Ecuador. Jeff Sayre is an ecologist specializing in native plants and birds. April Pulley Sayre is an award-winning author of more than forty books for children. The Sayres love to brainstorm and laugh together which is how the idea for One Is a Snail came about.
illustrator’s comments:
Randy Cecil graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design and is the illustrator of numerous books for children. He says of One Is a Snail, "It was great fun to figure out how these strange creatures would react in all these different combinations. Crabs seem to have the best time together!" Randy Cecil lives in Texas.
 
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