Loose Tooth

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Harper Collins, Apr 5, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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A young boy wakes up one morning to find that he has his very first loose tooth. But no matter how much he pushes, pulls, and wiggles it, it just won't come out!

Lola Schaefer's energetic text and Sylvie Wickstrom's exuberant illustrations perfectly capture the excitement and anxiety of a child losing his first tooth in an appealing book about a childhood milestone

o Beginning readers will recognize and respond to the familiar situation of a child with his very first loose tooth.

o Energetic and engaging, Lola M. Schaefer's very simple story is perfect for the youngest beginning readers.

o Expressive and lively illustrations will delight young children.

Ages 3–5

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User Review  - epoche - LibraryThing

This book is a perfect choice for a student fixing to loose their first tooth. Children are usually excited for their tooth fairy money but scared for the tooth to actually come out. Throughout the ... Read full review

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User Review  - alizastein - LibraryThing

A little boy wakes up to find his tooth is finally loose and gets straight to work pulling it, pushing it, eating apples, carrots, and nuts, anything to lose that tooth. Part of the My First I Can ... Read full review

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About the author (2005)

Lola M. Schaefer is the author of several books for children, including An Island Grows; Pick, Pull, Snap! Where Once a Flower Bloomed, an NCTE Notable Children's Book in the Language Arts; and What's Up, What's Down? She lives with her husband, Ted, in the mountains of north Georgia, where she occasionally observes the back end of a black bear, coyote, or gray fox.

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