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Otter Nonsense

4.08  ·  Rating Details  ·  37 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
We've got some great gnus for ewe here--lots of other hilarious animal puns that are sure to shark you. In this brilliantly illustrated book you can see the seal of approval, and meet a moose with a mousetache. The 80 outrageous puns in the collection will make this just the condor book you'll gopher. Full color.
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Published by Philomel Books (first published January 1st 1994)
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Laura
I thought that the animal puns in this book were hilarious, what I didn't care for was the artwork, it just didn't appeal to me that much, and I thought that some of the pictures were on the border line of grotesque. Norton Juster always cracks me up, I'd recommend this book, but be wary of the illustrations.

*Taken from my book reviews blog: http://reviewsatmse.blogspot.com/2008...
Ivan
Jan 07, 2013 Ivan rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Cute. More word play. Not as much fun as Stark Naked, but sure to bring a smile to your face.
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Jul 30, 2012 Kayla rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I would've given it 3 stars, but my 8-year-old says it's her new favorite library book.
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Norton Juster is an architect and planner, professor emeritus of design at Hampshire College, and the author of a number of highly acclaimed children's books, including The Dot and the Line, which was made into an Academy Award-winning animated film. He has collaborated with Sheldon Harnick on the libretto for an opera based on The Phantom Tollbooth. The musical adaptation, with a score by Arnold ...more
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