The Definitive Guide to

Poor Doreen

Written by Sally Lloyd-Jones & illustrated by Alexandra Boiger
Published by Schwartz & Wade
1234567
6.25 / 7.0
- Bookroo Rating
Goodreads Rating - 3.6 / 5.0
$17.99
List Price
4-8
Target Age
32
Pages
Picture
Book Type
Add to list

What's Poor Doreen About

Publisher Summary

An Ample Roundy Fish called Mrs. Doreen Randolph-Potts is on a mission: to visit her second cousin twice removed who’s just welcomed 157 babies. But when she spies what she thinks is a yummy dragonfly—and is actually bait—poor Doreen is lifted out of the water on a fishing pole. Luckily, Doreen is, shall we say, a wee bit clueless about the dire situation. Kids will love being in on the joke as our oblivious heroine arrives, in a roundabout way, at her final destination. Sally Lloyd-Jones, author of the New York Times bestseller How to Be A Baby, and acclaimed illustrator Alexandra Boiger bring the world of a fish to vibrant, funny life.

What Kind of Book is Poor Doreen

Trusted Reviews & Ratings

B is for Bookworm
Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
1234567
6.25 / 7.0

The dramatic irony from the narrator of this story makes this book truly fantastic. Not only is there humor, a fun story, and a loveable character, this book has shapes of letters in the illustration for you to find (that it calls out through the text). Such a fun book!

Book Lists That Include Poor Doreen

Book Topics › funny and humorous
Hilarious Children's Books Filled With Humor
Book Topics › alphabet (ABCs)
Excellent Alphabet Children's Books
Book Topics › fiction
Children's Books About Fiction
Kids Book Club
Monthly. Curated. Delivered.
Get Started
As low as $16.95 / mo

Who Wrote Poor Doreen

author
Sally Lloyd-Jones

Bio to come

View Author

Who Illustrated Poor Doreen

illustrator
Alexandra Boiger
Verified creative

Alexandra Boiger is the illustrator of numerous children’s books, including the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and The Little Bit Scary People by Emily Jenkins. Ms. Boiger lives in Northern California with her husband and daughter. Visit her at AlexandraBoiger.com.

View Illustrator

What Has Sally Lloyd-Jones Said About Poor Doreen

Nothing yet! 🤷 You should let Sally know that you want more details about Poor Doreen!

What Has Alexandra Boiger Said About Poor Doreen

Nothing yet! 🤷 You should let Alexandra know that you want more details about Poor Doreen! Try messaging Alexandra on instagram (@alexandra_boiger).

More Books From These Creatives

Books You Might Enjoy If You Liked Poor Doreen

Book Details

ISBN:
9780375869181
Publication Date:
January 1, 2014
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2012047195
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0375869182
Accelerated Reader Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
165673
ATOS Book Level:
3.5
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

Contribute to this page

Core Score - 62%
More than halfway there—keep going!
Depth Score - 9%
Just the barebones.
Improve this page
Are you the author or illustrator? Claim this page.