Mr. Posey's New Glasses
Mr. Posey's New Glasses
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Mr. Posey's New Glasses

Written by Ted Kooser & illustrated by Daniel Duncan
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6 - 9
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40
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Apr 1, 2019
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In a charming tale of an elderly man and his obliging young friend, former poet laureate Ted Kooser and newcomer Daniel Duncan invite us to look at the world with fresh eyes. Mr. Posey is feeling gloomy. Everything seems dull. Maybe he needs new glasses? Perhaps a trip to the Cheer Up Thrift Shop with his energetic young neighbor, Andy, will help. But when the duo try on the glasses in the shop’s barrel, they’re in for a big surprise. One pair with stars for frames shows only constellations in a night sky. Round frames reveal a world all aswirl, while a heart-shaped pair makes everything pink. And as soon as Mr. Posey puts on the cat-eye framed glasses, fierce dogs start chasing him. No, thank you! But when Andy makes a simple observation, Mr. Posey’s view opens to a whole new world – and finally everything is brighter, different, and exciting.

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Book Details

ISBN
9780763696092
Publication Date
April 1, 2019
Publisher
Candlewick Press
Page Count
40
Audience
Picture
Reading Age
6 - 9 years

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