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Preview — RRRalph by Lois Ehlert
Would you believe that Ralph the dog can talk? Yip, yip, yip--it's true!
With bestselling author Lois Ehlert's simple, funny, call-and-response text and bold, playful collage illustrations, this fresh, young book is sure to get little ones laughing (and talking to their dogs!)
Take a look at this one. It embodies everything Ehlert can do. Look at her use of various media to create her collages. Look at her bold, clear designs that have appeal for even a toddler.
Combine that with a simple, clear text tha ...more
RRRalph is a very easy-to-read book about a dog who seems to be able to talk. He even told his owners that his name was Ralph! Ralph tells his owners when he's on the roof, that there's bark on the tree, that the path is rough, that a wolf is nearby, that he wants to come in the house when he's scared, and he makes it clear when it's time to sleep. Can Ralph really talk to his owners? The fun will be in havin ...more
Great way to get kids to interact in storytime. Children will also enjoy identifying the different objects Ehlert uses in her art.
the usual fun illustrations from Lois Ehlert, and just a fun book to read aloud…
as a sucker for books featuring dogs, I will have to add this to my list of favorites.
I did like the part about the talking dog and when you asked his name, his answer was pretty cute....that was my favorite part.
The storyline is pretty much made up of a series of old jokes...cute.
The artwork is unique and pretty cool. Lois Ehlert has a very interesting way of creating and using all kinds of items to create a pictu ...more
I'm not a big fan of the pieced together type of illustrations shown here either but I'm glad we read this one together one night before bed. It is cute and it'd be a hoot to read with a kid abo ...more
Using a zipper as the dog's mouth was fantastic, but using a piece of tree bark to represent tree bark was a quite disappointing.