Little Beauty

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Little Beauty
Written by Anthony Browne
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763639591
ISBN-13: 9780763639594
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Little Beauty

author/illustrator: Anthony Browne

Once there was a very special gorilla who had almost everything he needed. There was only one thing he didnít have: a friend. With no other gorillas at the zoo, the keepers try something new. Will the gigantic ape strike a bond with another sort of creature, one as tiny and innocent as a kitten? Sparked by the story of a real gorilla who learned to sign, Little Beauty is a celebration of a most surprising friendship.

"Luscious, creamy pages provide contrast for the large, well-spaced font and the dark furry figure... Children will chuckle as they view the pair doing everything together...Browne's exquisite interpretation of a real life gorilla is a welcome progression." ó School Library Journal (starred review)
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$16.99 / $19.00
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763639591 /  9780763639594
on sale date:
09/2008
type/format:
Picture Books / Hardback
age range:
3 yrs - 7 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 10 1/4" x 11 13/16"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 2
 
subjects:
Animals; Social Issues;
author’s comments:
Anthony Browne, a Hans Christian Andersen Medalist, is the author-illustrator of many acclaimed books for children, including Silly Billy. He lives in Kent, England.
 
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