A My Name Is Alice

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Puffin Books, 1987 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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The antic never quite quit as a parade of animals sell their wares in this wildly illustrated version of the familiar alphabet ditty and ball-bouncing game. Young readers will delight in meeting such characters as Barbara, the bear with balloons for sale in Brazil; New York Ned, the newt who owns a noodle emporium, and finally the zipper-selling Zambian zebra and zebu, Zelda and Zach.

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User Review  - SweetBeeBecky - LibraryThing

This book was easily read by my six-year-old, as she is an excellent reader for her age, but would be difficult for most young children to read independently because of the unusual vocabulary even ... Read full review

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User Review  - Wakana - LibraryThing

I thought that this book was fun. The different animals that are couples and sell a various assortment of things that start with the themed letter for each page makes it a fun way to learn the ... Read full review

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About the author (1987)

Stephen Kellogg was born in Norwalk, Connecticut on October 26, 1941. He attended the Rhode Island School of Design and majored in illustration. While in college, he won a fellowship to spend his senior year studying and working in Florence, Italy. Kellogg has illustrated over one hundred titles and written some of his own. Titles he has written include the Island of the Skog, which won the Michigan State Young Readers Award, and was included on Booklist's Books for Every Child and the CBC Books for Peace list, A Rose for Pinkerton!, Pinkerton, Behave!, and Tallyho, Pinkerton!

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