Bugs Galore

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Candlewick Press, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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From the inspired team behind Cars Galore comes a new read-aloud buzzing with nonstop rhymes and swarming with comical retro illustrations.

Bugs, bugs, BUGS galore creep, slither, stink, and squirm; scurry, fly — ewww, a worm! Dig in as a flurry of bugs of every shape, size, and color crawl across the page in a veritable infestation of whimsy and humor. Cars Galore creators Peter Stein and Bob Staake return to thrill (and gross out) bug enthusiasts of all ages, offering an in-the-dirt, high-in-the-sky critter tale sure to leave readers wiggling and stampeding for more.

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Love the illustrations! - Goodreads
Lots of silly bug illustrations. - Goodreads
I loved Bob Staake's illustrations in Cars Galore. - Goodreads
The illustrations get a little cluttered though. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Mallory - Goodreads

Another fun read-a-loud with great rhymes and illustrations that contain surprises even after the 100th time you've read it. Read full review

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User Review  - Ina - Goodreads

With bright bold illustrations and fun-to-read-aloud text this book features all sort of bugs and takes the fear out of all of them. My story time audience loved this one…we counted bugs, laughed out loud in parts…and shared stories of bug close encounters. Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Peter Stein is the author of seven gift books, including Age Is Nothing, Attitude Is Everything and Fine Friends: A Little Book About You and Me. With Bob Staake, he is the co-creator of Cars Galore. He lives in Petaluma, California.

Bob Staake has authored and/or illustrated more than fifty books, including Cars Galore and The Red Lemon, a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year. His work has graced the cover of the New Yorker a dozen times, and his Barack Obama victory cover was named Best Magazine Cover of the Year by Time magazine. Bob Staake lives on Cape Cod, in Massachusetts.

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