Format: Picture Books
Dimensions: 48 pages, 12.22 × 10.5 × 0.39 in
Published: August 15, 2000
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0307168034
ISBN - 13: 9780307168030
About the Book
Presents for young readers some of the many jobs that people do.
From the Publisher
Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm provide a fun introduction to Richard Scarry''s Busytown, the setting of Busytown Mysteries on TV. Each oversized spread features a different place from the Post Office, to the Supermarket, to the farm. And for each place is a complete, simple story describing the activities, sights and friendly folk who can be found there. Familiar faces like Sargeant Murphy and Miss Honey will welcome readers to this colorful, fun, and very busy town.
About the Author
Richard Scarry is one of the world''s best-loved children''s
authors EVER! Generations of children all over the world have grown
up spending hours pouring over his books filled with all the
colorful details of their daily lives. No other illustrator has
shown such a lively interest in the words and concepts of early
childhood. Whenever he was asked how old he was, Scarry would
always put up one hand and laugh, saying, "five!"
In his extraordinary career, Richard Scarry illustrated over 150
books, many of which have never been out of print. His books have
sold over 100 million copies around the world, and are currently
published in over twenty languages. Richard Scarry''s son, Huck,
carries on his
father''s work today. Richard Scarry was posthumously awarded a
Lifetime Achievement Award from The Society of Illustrators in
From Our Editors
Visit Richard Scarry's unique little world, populated by endearing animals of every kind. Readers take a memorable trip down Main Street, which is illustrated in Scarry's signature style -- loaded with details that keep children coming back again and again. Ages 3-6.