- 2 of 3 copies available at Kenton County.
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Covington Branch||E FLEMI C (Text)||33126019923410||Easy||Checked out||06/14/2019|
|Erlanger Branch||E FLEMI C (Text)||33126015825700||Easy||Available||-|
|Wm. E. Durr Branch||E FLEMI C (Text)||33126015825692||Easy||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0375842713 (hbk.)
- ISBN: 9780375842719 (hbk.)
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, c2012.
|Summary, etc.:||A series of animals falls into a deep hole, only to be saved at last by a very large rescuer.|
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Stories in rhyme
- School Library Journal Reviews : SLJ Reviews 2012 August
PreS-Gr 2âRohmann's relief prints bring an exuberant humor to Fleming's rhythmic read-aloud. When an elastic-looking frog falls into a deep hole ("Ribbit-oops!"), a timid mouse, lugubrious loris, resourceful sun bear, and jaunty monkey all tumble down after him during unsuccessful rescue attempts. Fleming's bouncing rhymes and repeated lines-set in comfortably large, rounded text-entice readers into an enjoyable delivery complete with snarled sound effects and onomatopoeic exclamations. The repetitive "Oh, no!" allows listeners to join in with the engaging text as the animals face a lurking tiger eager to snack on the helpless group. Rohmann knows to leave swathes of open space in his full-spread illustrations, focusing attention on his expressive, energetic animals in their vibrant safari palette of bright browns, tans, and greens. In a satisfying conclusion, the refrain returns as the tiger, now stuck in the hole, asks the released animals if they will help him clamber out. Oh, no!âRobbin E. Friedman, Chappaqua Library, NY[Page 72]. (c) Copyright 2012. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.