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The Big Purple Book of Beginner Books

4.44 of 5 stars 4.44  ·  rating details  ·  36 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Calling all P. D. Eastman fans! What could be a better than six Beginner Books written and/or illustrated by P. D.—or son Peter—Eastman? Six of them for less than the price of two! At only $15.99, The Big Purple Book of Beginner Books is an incredible value and includes the full, unabridged text and illustrations for A Fish Out of Water by Helen Palmer, I'll Teach My Dog 1 ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published August 7th 2012 by Random House Books for Young Readers
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May 26, 2014 Margaret marked it as hardcopy-review-to-read
No complaints about any of these stories. The artwork in all of them is terrific, especially the beautiful "Snow". "Fish Out of Water" wraps itself up a bit too easily, but is still fun to read out loud. "Flap Your Wings" had me laughing out loud the first time I read it. For me, "I'll Teach My Dog 100 Words" was the least of them all, but still good enough to read several times, if forced to. The little boy (almost 4) I babysit loves the two Fred & Ted stories the most, and even likes to re ...more
Jul 20, 2015 Ryan rated it 5 of 5 stars
Shelves: own
Read all the stories by myself
six in one book
not too heavy or too thick for little hands
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