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  - yvonne.sevignykaiser - LibraryThing

What a fun play on books vs technology. That someone could just enjoy a book with-out needing to blog, text, email, play music and all those other things that take our attention away. A book is simple ... Read full review

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User Review  - childrenslitpdx - LibraryThing

It's A Book is about two characters, a jackass and a monkey - one enjoying his computer, while the other is quietly reading a book. The book is clever in it's simplicity, both of illustrations and ... 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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