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Nothing Like a Puffin

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Nothing Like a Puffin
Written by Sue Soltis
Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9780763636173
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Nothing Like a Puffin

author: Sue Soltis
illustrator: Bob Kolar

A puffin is an amazing creature. It's completely unique and one-of-akind. A ladder is nothing like a puffin. A house is nothing like a puffin. A newspaper is nothing like a puffin. . . . But wait! Who would have guessed? Could these things be more alike than you think? Young children will love following this mischievous puffin in an entertaining exercise in creative classification — and are guaranteed to start looking at everyday things in a whole new way.

There's nothing like this book! Bold, charming artwork enlivens a fun and clever game of compare-and-contrast for curious kids and puffin lovers alike.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$16.99 / $22.99
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763636177 /  9780763636173
on sale date:
09/2011
type/format:
Picture Books / Hardback
age range:
4 yrs - 6 yrs
# of pages/size:
40 / 9 13/16" x 9 13/16"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 1
 
subjects:
Animals; Concepts; Imagination & Play;
author’s comments:
Sue Soltis is a published poet. About Nothing Like a Puffin, her first picture book, she says, “Writing this book was a great exercise in logic. Plus I loved thinking about puffins, with their bright beaks and neat dives. Someday, I hope to see one fly!” Sue Soltis lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
illustrator’s comments:
Bob Kolar is the author-illustrator of Big Kicks. He has illustrated many other books for young readers, including AlphaOops! The Day Z Went First and AlphaOops! H Is for Halloween, both by Alethea Kontis. Bob Kolar lives in Missouri.
 
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