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A Perfect Day

Written and illustrated by Lane Smith
Published by Macmillan
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What's A Perfect Day About

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Today is a perfect day for Cat, Dog, Chickadee, and Squirrel.

Cat is lounging among the daffodils. Dog is sitting in the wading pool, deep in the cool water. Chickadee is eating fresh seed from the birdfeeder. Squirrel is munching on his very own corncob. Today is a perfect day in Bert’s backyard.

Until Bear comes along, that is. Bear crushes the daffodils, drinks the pool water, and happily gobbles up the birdseed and corncob.

Today was a perfect day for Cat, Dog, Chickadee, and Squirrel. Now, it’s just a perfect day for Bear.

Lane Smith uses perfect pacing and vibrant illustrations to emphasize the power of perspective in this hilarious picture book about the goings-on in Bert’s backyard.

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Who Wrote A Perfect Day

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Lane Smith

Lane Smith is the award-winning author of Grandpa Green, It's a Book, There Is a Tribe of Kids, and his most recent, A Perfect Day, among others. In 2012, the Eric Carle Museum named him a Carle Artist for "lifelong innovation in the ...

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
1626725365
ISBN 13:
9781626725362
Publication Date:
February 14, 2017