The Big Orange Splot

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Scholastic, Jan 1, 1977 - 30 pages
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The Big Orange Splot

User Review  - eiball -

This book was a favorite when my son was young so I buy it now for gifts as I do with many others. It will appeal to most children but I like to give it to boys since there is nothing girlie about it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Dawn - Goodreads

One of my favorite picture books as a very young child, I still remember the bright, bold pictures (I loved that big orange splot!) and the need to be different from everyone else. A great story and magnificent art! Read full review

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About the author (1977)

Author, illustrator, and radio commentator Daniel M. Pinkwater was born in Memphis Tennessee on November 15, 1941. He is trained as an artist and attended Bard College. In 1969, he wrote and illustrated his first book, The Terrible Roar. Since then he has written over 50 books for children, young adults, and adults. He is also a commentator on National Public Radio's All Things Considered and regularly reviews children's books on Weekend Edition Saturday. While he has illustrated many of his works, his most recent ones have been illustrated by his wife Jill Pinkwater.

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