How Big is a Foot?

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Dell Pub., 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
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The King wants to give the Queen something special for her birthday. The Queen has everything, everything except a bed. The trouble is that no one in the Kingdom knows the answer to a very important question: How Big is a Bed? because beds at the time had not yet been invented. The Queen's birthday is only a few days away. How can they figure out what size the bed should be?

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User Review  - kfrost32 - LibraryThing

This is a realistic fiction book about a king who makes a bed for his queens birthday present. It is before the times of measurment, so he uses his foot as a measurment but then the people making the ... Read full review

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Age: Intermediate Genre: Realistic Fiction Review: Even though we don't know if this is a true story, the characters are based off of real people. It is set in a time period where the events ... Read full review


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About the author (1991)

Rolf Myller (1926-2006) was a German architect and writer best known for his children's book How Big Is a Foot?, which he also illustrated. Aside from writing for young readers, he also published architectural manuals, puzzle books, and guides to everything from erotic games to restaurants in New York City's Chinatown.

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