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UNSOLVED: One specific book > Weird children's book from 80s with 3 panels

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message 1: by Becky (new)

Becky | 12 comments I was born in the early 80s and this image reminded me of a book i used to have. It had 3 sections to the pages: top , middle, and bottom parts of the page were each flip-able so you could create different pictures depending on how you flipped each part. I think they were all weird creatures like this:


message 2: by Becca (new)

Becca (beccalikesbooks) | 2811 comments Here's a list of books with this format: Flip-A-Page Children's Books

message 3: by Becky (new)

Becky | 12 comments Good to know what those books are called, but I don't see it on the list. It definitely was a lot weirder than any of those.

message 4: by Adele (new)

Adele | 1220 comments Here's a few from the right time period that are not on that list: Fun to Flip 1000 Monsters Fun to Flip 1000 Monsters by Alan Benjamin . 1000 Space Monsters Have Landed 1000 Space Monsters Have Landed by Alan Benjamin 1000 Inventions

message 5: by Kris (last edited Oct 02, 2020 09:48AM) (new)

Kris | 35348 comments Mod
729 Curious Creatures by Helen Oxenbury? Description on Worldcat.org: "Nine captioned drawings of animals and people divide into three segments which can be flipped into 729 combinations, creating bizarre new creatures."

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Keyword: creatures flip | 1960-1987 ? | Juvenile | Fiction | Book | English

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