Alphabet Under Construction

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Henry Holt and Company (BYR), Aug 1, 2002 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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A bright, beautiful concept book from Denise Fleming

Mouse airbrushes the A,
buttons the B,
carves the C . . .

Mouse is hard at work constructing each letter of the alphabet. He dyes the D, erases the E, and folds the F. Mouse works his way right through to Z, constructing an alphabet that is sure to please.

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User Review  - JPEmmrich5 - LibraryThing

Mouse is building the alphabet. Colorful illustrations, rich in details and imaginations. This is a great book to read with preschool age children and would be fun to create some literacy activities where children can construct the alphabet just like mouse! Read full review

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User Review  - Rosa.Mill - LibraryThing

Each letter is represented by a different action that mouse does. Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Denise Fleming has written and illustrated many children's books, including In the Tall, Tall Grass, Shout! Shout It Out!, and Sleepy, Oh So Sleepy. She won a Caldecott Honor for In the Small, Small Pond. Denise published her first painting in the third grade, when she started taking classes at the Toledo Museum of Art and one of her paintings was chosen to be the cover of a teacher's magazine. She now works primarily with paper, by pouring colored paper pulp through hand-cut stencils. She lives in Toledo, Ohio.

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