Rats on the Roof and Other Stories

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Dial Books for Young Readers, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 79 pages
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An illustrated collection of seven stories about various animals, including a frog with magnificent legs, a hungry brontosaurus, and a mouse who gets married.

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User Review  - megross - LibraryThing

This book has several cute stories in it. The rats on the roof story is about some dogs that live in a house and there are rats on the roof so they hire a cat to take care of the rats for them. When ... Read full review

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User Review  - LanitaBostic - LibraryThing

Sophie and Otis have a slight problem at night. They have rats who dance on their roof. Sophie and Otis don't get much sleep anymore. They wake up tired every morning. They are so tired, they place an ... Read full review


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James Marshall (1942-1992) is one of the most popular and celebrated artists in the field of children"s literature. Three of his books were selected as New York Times Best Illustrated Books, and he received a Caldecott Honor Award in 1989 for Goldilocks and the Three Bears. With more than seventy-five books to his credit, including the popular George and Martha series, Marshall has earned the admiration and love of countless readers.

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