Children Make Terrible Pets
Children Make Terrible Pets
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Children Make Terrible Pets

Written and illustrated by Peter Brown
Book #1 in the Starring Lucille Beatrice Bear Series
Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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Check out this bestselling, rollicking, and humorous twist on the classic “first pet” story about a young bear and her favorite pet boy! When Lucy, a young bear, discovers a boy in the woods, she’s absolutely delighted. She brings him home and begs her mom to let her keep him, even though her mom warns, “Children make terrible pets.” But mom relents, and Lucy gets to name her new pet Squeaker. Through a series of hilarious and surprising scenes, readers can join Lucy and Squeaker on their day of fun and decide for themselves whether or not children really do make terrible pets.

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    September 7, 2010
    Text Details
    The narration text was set in Clarendon, and the word balloons were handlettered by the author.
    Illustration Details
    The illustrations for this book were rendered in pencil on paper, with cut construction paper and wood and a wee bit of digital tweaking.
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    5 - 6 years
    WorldCat Number (OCLC)
    ASIN/ISBN 10

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