Tell Me the Day Backwards

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Tell Me the Day Backwards
Written by Albert Lamb
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763650552
ISBN-13: 9780763650551
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Tell Me the Day Backwards

author: Albert Lamb
illustrator: David McPhail

Just before going to bed, Timmy Bear and his mama play a game they call Tell Me the Day Backwards. Timmy tries to remember everything that happened to him that day in reverse, from watching the sunset on the hill to the picnic supper before that, from being chased by bees to finding honey in an old tree stump, all the way back to waking up that morning from his winter-long hibernation. Albert Lamb and David McPhail spin a charming bedtime story sure to have parents and children sharing their own day -- backwards -- with each other.

In this delightful bedtime story, a young bear tells his mama all about his exciting day -- in reverse -- inspiring little listeners to do the same.

(Ages 3-6)
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$15.99 / $18.00
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763650552 /  9780763650551
on sale date:
03/2011
type/format:
Picture Books / Hardback
age range:
3 yrs - 7 yrs
# of pages/size:
40 / 9 13/16" x 9 1/16"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 2
 
subjects:
Animals; Bedtime & Dreams; Family;
author’s comments:
Albert Lamb has worked as a cartoonist, a musician, and a writer. He is the author of Samís Winter Hat, also illustrated by David McPhail. Born in Boston, Albert Lamb now lives in the Cotswolds in southwest England.
illustrator’s comments:
David McPhail has been an artist ever since he was a child. He has written and illustrated more than fiftybooks for children, including Emma in Charge and Weezer Changes the World. He lives in New Hampshire.
 
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