Pancakes for Breakfast

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Voyager Books, 1978 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
74 Reviews
A little old lady's attempts to have pancakes for breakfast are hindered by a scarcity of supplies and the participation of her pets.

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I really enjoyed how cute the pictures were as well. - Goodreads
Its funny and cute and the ending is silly. - Goodreads
Clear illustrations and a great story! - Goodreads
Pictures are clear, simple, and funny. - Goodreads
The entire story is told through the illustrations! - Goodreads
The pictures tell a story by themselves. - Goodreads

Review: Pancakes for Breakfast

User Review  - Annie Carbutt - Goodreads

A woman wants pancakes breakfast. She must gather eggs, milk the cow, churn butter, purchase maple syrup, and go home again. But when she gets there, her animals have ruined her work, so she takes her ... Read full review

Review: Pancakes for Breakfast

User Review  - Tiffany Brown - Goodreads

This book showed pictures of a woman that wanted pancakes for her breakfast and the struggles that she went through while making them. This a great book to show students when learning about sequential ... Read full review

About the author (1978)

Tomie dePaola was born in Meriden, Connecticut on September 15, 1934. He received a B.F.A. from Pratt Institute in 1956, a M.F.A. from California College of Arts and Crafts in 1969, and a doctoral equivalency from Lone Mountain College in 1970. He has written and/or illustrated more than 200 books including 26 Fairmount Avenue, Strega Nona, and Meet the Barkers. He has received numerous awards for his work including the Caldecott Honor Award, the Newbery Honor Award and the New Hampshire Governor's Arts Award of Living Treasure. His murals and paintings can be seen in many churches and monasteries throughout New England. He has designed greeting cards, magazine and record album covers, and theater sets. His work is shown in galleries and museums.

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