It's a Book

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Roaring Brook Press, Nov 17, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
21 Reviews

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  - Kelly H. (Maybedog) - Goodreads

Excellent message about how great reading is with no bells and whistles needed. But instead of being preachy, it's a funny tale of a donkey irritating a monkey who's trying to read. The illustrations ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ronyell - Goodreads

Book Not a laptop, not a blog, just a book.” After hearing so many awesome reviews about this book and after reading so many children's books illustrated by Lane Smith, I just had to check out this ... 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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