Imogene's Antlers

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Crown Publishers, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 30 pages
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David Small's dryly comic story of a little girl who wakes one morning to discover she has grown antlers has delighted children since it was first published 15 years ago. Now reissued in a sparkling oversize format, this classic is ready for a whole new audience.
The family doctor, the school principal, and even Imogene's know-it-all brother, Norman, fail to resolve her dilemma. Imogene, the cook, and the kitchen maid, however, make the best of things, finding unusual uses for Imogene's new horns. Meanwhile, the
problem appears to be solved when Imogene awakes the next morning antler-free.
But the family (and the reader) are in for a surprise when Imogene comes down to breakfast. . . .

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User Review  - mbolle1 - LibraryThing

I liked this book for several reasons. First, I thoroughly enjoyed the plot of the story because I found it to be very humorous. I also enjoyed the plot because it is very suspenseful. When I was ... Read full review

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User Review  - MadeleinePemberton - LibraryThing

A young girl named Imogene wakes up one morning to discover that she has sprouted antlers out of her head and the rest of the book involves all the funny inconveniences that result from having antlers ... Read full review

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David Small's many books for children include The Gardener, for which he received a Caldecott Honor.

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