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Things That Sometimes Happen
Very Short Stories for Little Listeners
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About The Book
Here are a few things that sometimes happen:
An unpopular Black Crayon proves to a Little Girl how useful he really is.
On a very hot day, an Ice-Cream Cone waits...and waits...to be eaten.
A Papa catches cold, so his Little Boy gets to go to work instead!
These nine very short stories for very young readers -- culled from Newbery Honor author Avi's first book and illustrated by Caldecott Honor artist Marjorie Priceman -- ingeniously capture the funny, surprising spirit of a child's imagination.
About The Illustrator
Marjorie Priceman, illustrator of many acclaimed picture books, has won Caldecott Honors for her illustrations in Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin! by Lloyd Moss and Hot Air: The (Mostly) True Story of the Frist Hot-Air Balloon Ride, which she also wrote. She lives in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania.
- Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers (March 31, 2015)
- Length: 40 pages
- ISBN13: 9781481445351
- Ages: 3 - 7
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