Chloe

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HarperCollins, May 15, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
31 Reviews

Chloe has ten older brothers and sisters and ten younger brothers and sisters. She’s in the middle and she loves it—especially when they all gather for family fun time.

But when Dad brings home a surprise one evening, Chloe finds she is not in the middle anymore . . . but not for long!

With gorgeous colored-ink drawings and funny, spare text, Peter McCarty tells a winning story of family, imagination, and love.

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The artwork was clean and simple. - LibraryThing
The illustrations are just so-so. - LibraryThing
I really liked the story and the illustrations. - LibraryThing
The text and illustrations go hand in hand. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - Mrs. Knott - Goodreads

This book could be used during Turn Off TV week. Loved the illustrations. Read full review

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User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

My five-year-old son picked out this book this week because this week he wanted books with white covers and because one of our cats is named Chloe. Alas, this book did not do justice our Chloe Cat -- she is much more interesting and far less didactic, and she is much, much cuter. Read full review

About the author (2012)

Peter McCarty’s own experience as the middle child growing up in a large family inspired Chloe. He has written and illustrated several books for children, including Henry in Love, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, in which Chloe makes her debut. He is also the author and illustrator of Hondo & Fabian, a Caldecott Honor Book and New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and its sequel, Fabian Escapes; T is for Terrible; Little Bunny on the Move; and Moon Plane, a Charlotte Zolotow Award winner. Peter lives with his wife and their two bunnies in Clinton Corners, New York.

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