Nothing Like a Puffin

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Nothing Like a Puffin
Written by Sue Soltis
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763636177
ISBN-13: 9780763636173
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Nothing Like a Puffin

author: Sue Soltis

illustrator: Bob Kolar

A puffin is an amazing creature. It's completely unique and one-of-akind. A ladder is nothing like a puffin. A house is nothing like a puffin. A newspaper is nothing like a puffin. . . . But wait! Who would have guessed? Could these things be more alike than you think? Young children will love following this mischievous puffin in an entertaining exercise in creative classification and are guaranteed to start looking at everyday things in a whole new way.
There's nothing like this book! Bold, charming artwork enlivens a fun and clever game of compare-and-contrast for curious kids and puffin lovers alike.
suggested retail price (U.S.):
$16.99
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763636177 / 9780763636173
pub date:
09/2011
type/format:
Picture Books / Hardback
LC#:
20100407
 
age range:
4 yrs - 6 yrs
# of pages/size:
40 / 9 13/16" x 9 13/16"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 1
 
subjects:
Animals; Concepts; Imagination & Play;
author’s comments:
Sue Soltis is a published poet. About Nothing Like a Puffin, her first picture book, she says, Writing this book was a great exercise in logic. Plus I loved thinking about puffins, with their bright beaks and neat dives. Someday, I hope to see one fly! Sue Soltis lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
illustrator’s comments:
Bob Kolar is the author-illustrator of Big Kicks. He has illustrated many other books for young readers, including AlphaOops! The Day Z Went First and AlphaOops! H Is for Halloween, both by Alethea Kontis. Bob Kolar lives in Missouri.
 
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