If I Built a House

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Penguin, Oct 25, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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The much-anticipated follow-up to the E. B. White Award-winning picture book If I Built a Car

In If I Built a Car, imaginative Jack dreamed up a whimsical fantasy ride that could do just about anything. Now he's back and ready to build the house of his dreams, complete with a racetrack, flying room, and gigantic slide. Jack's limitless creativity and infectious enthusiasm will inspire budding young inventors to imagine their own fantastical designs.

Chris Van Dusen's vibrant illustrations marry retro appeal with futuristic style as he, once again, gives readers a delightfully rhyming text that absolutely begs to be read aloud.
 

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User Review  - jbarro3 - LibraryThing

I love the imagination this book brings to life. The colors in the illustrations are bright and eye catching. The expression on the boy’s face is lighting up a room and the reader can see the joy and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sullywriter - LibraryThing

A fun follow up to If I Built a Car. Budding inventor eight-year-old Jack turns his fanciful imagination to architecture. Read full review

Contents

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About the author (2012)

Chris Van Dusen is the author and illustrator of several highly acclaimed picture books, and is also the illustrator of the hugely popular Mercy Watson series. He lives in Camden, Maine, with his wife, two sons, and dog.

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