How Do You Read to a Rabbit?

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Annick Press, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Have you ever tried reading to an alligator?

Probably not. After all, he would most likely eat your book. How about a bat? Maybe that's not such a good idea either -- you'd have to read upside down and in the dark!

Youngsters will laugh out loud at the antics of the 13 animals -- and the child who tries to read to them -- in this delightful picture book. From bats to boas and camels to kangaroos, the animals demonstrate the many challenges of reading to them: a boa might want to hug you a little too tight, and you'd have to jump pretty fast to keep up with a kangaroo. All ends well, however, as we see the child reading to his parents. Now that's something easy to do!

The comical characters and repetitive text make this an ideal book for preschoolers, who will be only too happy to come up with a host of other animals and the reasons why it would be difficult to read to them.

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User Review  - Donalyn - Goodreads

I thought the concept was great-- reading to different animals and discovering challenges-- but the writing was not as interesting or satisfying as the premise. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Andrea Wayne von Königslöw is the popular author and illustrator of several books for young children, including the recently revised, bestselling Toilet Tales. She lives with her family in Toronto, Ontario.

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