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What Is Black and White?

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Inventive first concept books for babies and toddlers who are just discovering the world around them — in all its color and contrast!


What is black? The cat and the crow. What is white? Milk and snow. What is black and white (and striped, like the graduated pattern at the edge of these pages)? A zebra, of course! These simple novelty board books — featuring stunning art by
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Board Book, 14 pages
Published June 1st 2001 by Candlewick (first published 2001)
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Lindsay
For Halloween this year, I did two weeks of "Halloween" stories for Spanish and bilingual story time. For October 25th and October 27th, 2012, I had a black and white theme, which included I Know An Old Lady as a shadow puppet story, Kitten's First Full Moon (Spanish and English versions), and It Looked Like Spilt Milk (as a flannelboard). I was having trouble selecting a fourth Spanish story that featured the colors black and white until a colleague recommended I use this boardbook and just tra ...more
Dettie Leestafel
Apr 26, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Je kunt zien dat Petr Horáček goed heeft nagedacht over de uitvoering van zijn boekje zodat de verrassing op de laatste pagina ook mogelijk is.
De afbeeldingen in het boekje zijn heel eenvoudig maar wel duidelijk, bijzonder en prachtig van kleur.


Inmiddels heeft Petr Horáček al heel wat kinderboeken op zijn naam staan maar bij dit boekje uit zijn begintijd is zijn enorme talent al gelijk duidelijk. Hij heeft vanaf het allereerste boekje zijn eigen unieke, vrolijke stijl waardoor je zijn boeken gel
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Deb
Mar 23, 2012 rated it liked it
I like the cut away pages, but E. is confused and the worn covers (library copy) make her want to turn pages that don't exist. Love the zebra.
Gabriel
Apr 17, 2014 rated it really liked it
Solid black and white / animal board book. (I think mommy likes it more than Gabe though.) We might try out again when he gets it.
Kathryn
Mar 18, 2012 rated it liked it
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Nice board book. The cut away pages make turning easy for little hands. Simple, bold illustrations with a nice resolution at the end. One of my favorite board books so far.
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I've always loved this one.
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Petr Horáček is the author-illustrator of LOOK OUT, SUZY GOOSE and SILLY SUZY GOOSE, as well as RUN, MOUSE, RUN!; BIRD, FLY HIGH; A NEW HOUSE FOR MOUSE; and STRAWBERRIES ARE RED. He lives in England.
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