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The Great Zoo Hunt!

By Pippa Unwin

N.Y., London, Toronto, Auckland, Sydney, Tokyo: Doubleday, 1989, 1989. HC and DJ. First US Edition. 11 1/8 x 8 3/4. ISBN:0-385-41107-3. 33 pp. A story for children but enjoyed by everyone. A zookeeper discovers one morning that ten of the animals are missing. He requires the help of the reader to help find and return the animals to safety. The reader has to be very attentive to the illustrations. These are clever animals and they aren't easy to find! Each time you op en and reopen this challenging book, you find new people, places and things. Pippa Unwin has won several awards. This is a marvelous book. A lib edtion, but not a library book. Dustjacket has 2 small, nearly invisible tears, otherwise, new book look and feel. Unclipped. New mylar portector. Great illustration of the ten run-away animals. Duplicate illust on binding. Binding is in mint cond. Pristi ne endpapers. No former owner's name. Entire book bright, tight and clean. This is a lovely copy of Pippa Unwin's splendid book. Dj: good. Binding and text: v. good.


Counting Rhymes

England: Brimax Books, 1983, 1983. Board Book. Third. 6 1/5 x 6 1/5. ISBN:0-86112-085-X. 10 pp. "Tiny Tots Rhymes' series. Counting Rhymes is one of four books in this series. ".especially designed and illustrated sot that children ma y identify with the character." Children become familiar with the rhymes through participation. "Rhymes play an important part in a tiny tot's development." All pages are laminated by the publisher, e asy to wipe or sponge clean. Strong yellow cloth spine. A very sturdy book for very young children. Cover has a min scratch, and min wear to corners. Pages as new. Overall cond: v. good..