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Little White Fish

(Little White Fish)

3.74  ·  Rating details ·  172 ratings  ·  33 reviews
A little white fish looks for its mother.
Board Book, 24 pages
Published January 24th 2008 by Backpack Books (first published 2004)
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Geo Marcovici
May 30, 2018 rated it liked it
Translation widget on The blog!!!
Ce faci atunci când te pierzi de mama ta? O aventura educativa pentru cei mici.
Recenzia mea completă o găsiți aici:
Sadaf sarkar
Sep 24, 2018 rated it really liked it
Little White Fish is a short and effective book to teach little kids about the different types of colours and fishes .All the major rainbow colours are covered in the book along with major types of sea creatures. The illustrations are beautiful and colour scheme bright and cheerful .
I recommend it as holds both education as well as entertainment for the kids
Carla Johnson-Hicks
Little white fish is looking for his mommy. As he travels through the sea, he meets up with various sea animals of various different colours. Just a cute story about marine life, that also teaches colours. Simple pictures, simple text. My granddaughter loved it. I recommend this book to all family libraries and pre-school classrooms. The publisher, Clavis Publishing, generously provided me with a copy of this book to read. The rating, opinions and ideas shared are my own.
Blaine DeSantis
Mar 25, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Thanks NetGalley and Clavis Publishing for this free book in return for my honest review. I really liked this little picture book for little ones. Aimed at ages 2-4, this book has both cute little drawing and enough of a plot to make it an enjoyable read time and again. Little White Fish wants to see what is at the bottom of the sea and despite all his friends telling him not to go, he is determined and gets as far down as possible where it is cold and dark, He meets another fish he never saw be ...more
Sep 13, 2018 rated it really liked it
Very simple, but still working good. It's for very young children, and even if the story is simple and repetitive, it's written in a way you can questioned your child, and learn news vocabulary (names of animals and colors). Nothing out of the ordinary but a decent book! ...more
Sep 30, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: review-copy, children
Little White Fish is a lovely picture book and a very clever way to teach young kids basic colours.
Along the way the wee ones get to know quite a few sea animals.
Adding to it, our main character is very likeable and behaves pretty much exactly like the target group (the picture book is aimed at children 30 months and up).

The little white fish is in tears, he has lost his mommy.
Now the young reader is swept along with our cute main character as we are on a search to find mommy-fish. On every
Oct 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I thought this was a lovely picture book. It’s great for teaching younger children colours in a clever way. It also allows little ones to learn names of some sea animals. I loved the illustrations in this book. Simple yet beautiful.

I read this book to my nephew and he really enjoyed it, so much so that we ended up reading it 3 times in a row. Will be purchasing this book for him and as gifts for other little ones in the family.
Sep 22, 2018 rated it really liked it
NetGalley provided me a free ARC in return for an honest review.

A cute, quick little book that talks about a fish looking for its mother. A nice book that would be fantastic as a board book to help develop a child's interest in colors and matching animals.
picture book in Spanish/English (fish looking for his mom, find animals in all different colors)

We had a small crowd but I think this story went over OK. Would read again for a bilingual storytime.
Note that this story uses "purpura" for purple.
Ms. Arca
Sep 12, 2018 rated it it was ok
2.5/3. A fish looks for its mommy. A colors book for younger kids. It’s been done before and I didn’t find anything super special about it / why you wouldn’t use a different one or an Eric Carle classic instead.
Sep 29, 2018 rated it really liked it
It wouldn't be long before your toddler was vocalising the call and response nature of the text here, as s/he wouldn't only follow the adventures of the little white fish once. Oh no. There'd be multiple returns to this simple and attractive lesson. ...more
Clazzzer C
Feb 26, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is a beautiful little book which can be used to teach little ones their colours. Little White Fish encounters sea life of different varieties and different colours before eventually finding his mommy. It’s a gorgeous book. I loved it.
Jul 23, 2019 rated it liked it
Read with grandma via FaceTime for bedtime storytime
Oct 29, 2020 rated it liked it
Teaches colors and sea animals. Good for age one (little too young for Peter and too old for Ezra).
Jan 07, 2020 rated it liked it
As a way to introduce colors, it’s alright.
Dec 30, 2019 rated it it was ok
Shelves: viggo-library
Petit poisson blanc.
Jun 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: kids-books
lovely and useful
Little White Fish has lost his mother and meets a variety of other sea creatures as he looks for her.

Little White Fish, who actually has a rainbow stripe down his back that is not easy to discern, will help teach young readers primary and secondary colors as well as the names of basic sea animals. The illustrations are simple and bright, and the author/illustrator employs a black background instead of white space, which makes the colors pop.
Feb 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great book for ST!
Evelyn Song
Mar 21, 2018 rated it liked it
Shelves: gbd
Oct 20, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Hermoso cuento para introducir los colores y la vida marina a los más peques.
Aline São Thiago
Nov 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: kids
My baby is 10 months old and he just loves it! We read it every day while he points to the fish with his little fingers ❤️
Apr 05, 2018 rated it really liked it
Cute simple, great for younger toddlers learning colors
Christine Turner
ittle White Fish is in tears. It can't find its mommy and asks for help from a red crab, orange starfish, yellow snail, green tortoise, blue whale, purple octopus. Look, there's mommy with all the colors of the rainbow!
Fishes -- Fiction.
Mother and child -- Fiction.
Color -- Fiction.
Picture books.

Guido van Genechten: Guido van Genechten is the author-illustrator of several bestselling children's books including CIRCUS 123, THE BIG BABY BOOK, MOMMIES AND THEIR BABIES, and NO GHOST UNDE
Tim Protiva
Dec 23, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: for-storytime
Little White Fish is in tears. It can't find its mommy and asks for help from a red crab, orange starfish, yellow snail, green tortoise, blue whale, purple octopus. Look, there's mommy with all the colors of the rainbow! A great simple book to share in Storytime about sea creatures as well as colors. ...more
Miss Sarah
Feb 02, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: colors
a simple color guessing game where white fish floats threw the ocean looking for his mommy nut keeps encountering other animals. Liked the message in the end as well as the simple color association.
Mathilde / Ikvindlezenleuk
Het is een grappig en vrolijk prentenboek. Het verhaal heeft weinig tekst en is daarom geschikt om aan jonge kinderen voor te lezen

Mijn uitgebreide recensie vind je op Ikvindlezenleuk:
Nov 17, 2012 rated it liked it
Shelves: kidlit
Another story where the main charcter is looking for his mommy. Cute illustrations and incorporates learning about color.
Apr 23, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Extremely simple
Nov 17, 2015 rated it liked it
Read during storytime.
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