Skeleton hiccups

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Scholastic, Jan 1, 2003 - Ghosts
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Ghost tries to help Skeleton get rid of the hiccups.

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The pictures are fun, but the plot is empty. - Goodreads
Super cute story and fun illustrations. - Goodreads
The story is cute and the artwork is fantastic! - Goodreads
Illustrations: Black and white drawings. - Goodreads
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ISBN 0439479134 - Not-too-scary Halloween-ish books aren't plentiful enough, so even a mediocre one is a good thing. Skeleton Hiccups is, at best, mediocre.
Skeleton has the hiccups and goes
through his day, hoping they'll go away. Ghost tries to help, but nothing is working... until, that is, he has a great idea!
My greatest gripe is that the book, available in the school market via Scholastic, isn't really suitable for any child over 5 - it's too simple. That, and the fact that partial sentences ("Played with Ghost." and "Found a mirror.", for example) make up a majority of the text, annoyed me quite a bit. The illustrations are great, the story is cute and the book is probably worth the used price of penny.

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User Review  - Crossingbird - Goodreads

Age range: 3-6 Literacy skill: Print awareness The skeleton just keeps hiccuping, "hic, hic, hic." How will the skeleton get rid of the hiccups? Read full review

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