Richard Scarry's Busy, Busy Town (richard Scarry)

by Richard Scarry
Illustrator Richard Scarry

Random House Children's Books | August 15, 2000 | Picture Books

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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.

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

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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Richard Scarry's Busy, Busy Town (richard Scarry)

by Richard Scarry
Illustrator Richard Scarry

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 2012.

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.

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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