Dear Deer: A Book Of Homophones by Gene BarrettaDear Deer: A Book Of Homophones by Gene Barretta

Dear Deer: A Book Of Homophones

byGene BarrettaIllustratorGene Barretta

Picture Books | September 4, 2007

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Clever Aunt Ant has just moved to the zoo. Speaking in homophones, she describes the quirky animal behavior she sees. There's the MOOSE who loved MOUSSE and ATE EIGHT bowls, and the WHALE who was ALLOWED to WAIL ALOUD--and that's just for starters.

This playful picture book introduces children to the richness of language through the concept of homophones. A romp through the zoo has never been so eye-opening.

A Children's Book-of-the-Month Club Selection
Gene Barretta is the author and illustrator of Now & Ben: The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin and Neo Leo: The Ageless Ideas of Leonardo da Vinci. He holds a B.F.A. in Film Studies from New York University, and has worked for many years in film and television production. He lives in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, with his wife and so...
Title:Dear Deer: A Book Of HomophonesFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:40 pages, 9.31 × 9.38 × 0.38 inShipping dimensions:9.31 × 9.38 × 0.38 inPublished:September 4, 2007Publisher:Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0805081046

ISBN - 13:9780805081046