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Garden Animals

3.21  ·  Rating Details ·  14 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
A sturdy animal board book from the best-selling creator of Maisy—-now with an irresistibly touchable cover.

In this enticing board book, Maisy creator Lucy Cousins introduces very young children to the variety of the animal world with her eye-catching chunky shapes, bold lines, and crayon-bright colors. This playful new edition of GARDEN ANIMALS invites little ones to expl
Board Book, 12 pages
Published January 5th 2004 by Candlewick (first published March 1st 1991)
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Caycee Hatchette
May 07, 2015 Caycee Hatchette rated it really liked it
Personal Reaction- I liked this for the sole purpose of reading to children to get them thinking about the associations with words and pictures.

Read aloud- If I were to read this aloud, I would insert my own noises about what each animal would sound like. This is probably an entry level reading book, so it is mainly just words but it would be important so that children can see the connections between spelling, illustrations, and sounds.

Independent Reading- If students were to read this alone,
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Alfajirikali rated it it was ok
Jul 28, 2008
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Quinn Brand rated it it was ok
Dec 31, 2014
Emerson and Theodore
Apr 15, 2012 Emerson and Theodore rated it liked it
Shelves: library-books
This is a good size for an outing, bright colors, simple drawings of insects/bugs.
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Lucy Cousins, BA Honours in Graphic Design from The Faculty of Arts and Architecture, Brighton Polytechnic, postgraduate degree from Royal College of Art, is an author-illustrator of children's books. She is best known for her books featuring Maisy Mouse but she has also published other children's books including one about Noah's Ark. She is a mother of four and lives in Hampshire, England. Her ow ...more
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