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Here Come Poppy and Max

3.61  ·  Rating Details  ·  41 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
Meet Poppy and Max! Poppy and her little dog, Max, do everything together. When Poppy imitates her favorite animals, splashing like a duck, roaring like a tiger, and so on, Max does too. Open up this colorful book and join the fun! Bright, graphic artwork features Poppy's changing outfits to match the different animals.
Hardcover, 24 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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Paula
From Publishers Weekly

Making her debut, Gardiner introduces gangly, black-haired Poppy and her spotted dog, Max, both of whom enjoy imitating Poppy's "favorite animals." They can roar like a tiger, stand on one leg like a flamingo and bounce like a kangaroo. Gardiner emphasizes the uncanniness of their impersonations on each spread, by pairing each performance with a portrait of the actual animal. Drawing on her roots as a fabric designer, she features Poppy in a giraffe-print dress as the girl
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Carmen Nuland
Mar 15, 2016 Carmen Nuland rated it liked it
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Great beginning reader book!
Heidi
Jun 24, 2008 Heidi rated it liked it
This would be a great book for young antsy storytimers or antsy children you are trying to take care of. It could involve some action and noises from them. But it is very simple and easy for a book. Probably a good beginning reader, too, since the text is minimal and in large type, and the pictures help show what is going on very easily.
Sandybear76
preschoolers loved this book. They are going to the zoo next week and loved seeing the animals in a quick-to-read book. I had them waddling like a penguin, and bouncing like a kangaroo. Fun book. It did lead into the question of what animals they wanted to see at the zoo next week. Everyone had an answer for that.
Kate Hastings
Oct 10, 2008 Kate Hastings rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: toddlers music and movement yoga
Perfect book for very young children in a music and movement class or story yoga. Poppy and max pose in different positions like different animals.
Dylan & Devon Tandoc
Jun 16, 2016 Dylan & Devon Tandoc rated it it was amazing
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My son loved this book around age 2, he loved how Poppy imitated the animals, in action and dress, and especially loved her dog Max.
Lindsay
Sep 15, 2013 Lindsay rated it it was ok
Struck me as a poor man's From Head to Toe
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