Boys Are Best!

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Boxer Books, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 24 pages
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“Girls are so silly!” That’s what two very opinionated little boys have to say, as they make fun of everything female. “They spend all day combing their dolls’ hair!” one mocks. And they’re “such scaredy cats!” laughs the other. But the guys soon get their comeuppance when it turns out they’re the ones who get frightened…not their sister!
Manuela Olten’s bright, distinctly tongue-in-cheek pictures will have young readers laughing out loud.

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User Review  - HannahRevard - LibraryThing

The title of this book sparked my curiousity. It's about two boys talking about how silly girls are while the illustrations show the boys being super-silly themselves. When they make fun of how girls ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tam - Goodreads

I realize this is supposed to be a funny book (and I did like the ending) but as a parent, I didn't like it for my 6-year-old son. I teach him that everyone is equal so I didn't like the way they put girls down in this book. Read full review


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About the author (2007)

Manuela Olten was born in 1970. A photographer and graduate in design, she studied illustration at the University College of Design in Offenbach am Main, where her special field was children s books.

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