It's a Book

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Roaring Brook Press, Nov 17, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Playful and lighthearted with a subversive twist that is signature Lane Smith, IT’S A BOOK is a delightful manifesto on behalf of print in the digital age. This satisfying, perfectly executed picture book has something to say to readers of all stripes and all ages.

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User Review  - mirikayla - LibraryThing

The full picture book version of this is even better than the board book, which was also adorable. Jackass: What do you have there? Monkey: It's a book. Jackass: How do you scroll down? ...and so on ... Read full review

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User Review  - Stahl-Ricco - LibraryThing

Brilliant! Especially in light of today's over obsession with digital gadgets! I doubt a real conversation like this is not too far in our collective future! Great ending too! Read full review

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About the author (2010)

LANE SMITH is the author and illustrator of the bestselling JOHN, PAUL, GEORGE & BEN and MADAM PRESIDENT. He has also collaborated with Jon Scieszka on THE TRUE STORY OF THE THREE LITTLE PIGS, MATH CURSE, and THE STINKY CHEESE MAN, for which he received a Caldecott Honor award. He has also illustrated books by Dr. Seuss, Jack Prelutsky, Florence Parry Heide, and Roald Dahl.

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