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A Busy Day at the Farm

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Join your favorite farm animals in this hilarious sticker book from the award winning duo of Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin. Follow the pigs, the cows, and Duck as they suffer through their impossibly busy schedules. From working out to having a picnic, it's no wonder these animals are so tired at the end of the day! Readers will love watching the animals get the best of Fa ...more
Paperback, 16 pages
Published January 6th 2009 by Little Simon (first published January 1st 2009)
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Sarah Sammis
A Busy Day on the Farm by Doreen Cronin is the most recent of the Click Clack Moo books. It covers a day in the life of the farm now that the animals are more or less liberated.

Duck eats everything in Farmer Browns fridge. Other animals have busy work out schedules. Some drink lattes. Somewhere in the middle of all this yuppy life style they manage to do the farm chores too.

This addition to the series hasn't stuck with me like the other ones have. It also hasn't been requested for night time sto
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Brittany Koontz
Author: Doreen Cronin

Illustrator: Betsy Lewin

Genre: Fiction Children's Book

Year Published: 2009

Reading Level: Kindergarten-2nd

Topic and Themes: Farm animals, busy lives, hobbies

Curricular Use: Guided Reading, Read Aloud

Social: Funny, keeping busy

Literary Elements: Personification

Text and Pictures: The text and pictures go together great. The pictures are well suited for children and help tell the story.

Summary: This book tells about the busy schedules that the animals have and the picnic that Du
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Elizabeth Heuston
By: Doreen Cronin

Pictures by: Betsy Lewin

Genre: fiction

Audience: k-2

Theme/Topics: Farms, animals, schedules,

Uses: Guided reading/ read aloud/ shared reading

Reading level: Early

Illustrations: the pictures are very comical and depict what the text is saying, very well.

Thoughts: One of the books in the Giggle Giggle Quack series. This book shows the animals schedules and that Duck decides to have a picnic.
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Doreen Cronin was a practicing attorney in Manhattan when her first book Click, Clack Moo: Cows That Type became a publishing success. But her book was not published overnight, in fact, she had written this barnyard tale even before attending law school but only received rejection letters from publishers. Five years after submitting the original manuscript she got a call from a publisher who want ...more
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