Alligator Pie Brd Bk by DENNIS LEEAlligator Pie Brd Bk by DENNIS LEE

Alligator Pie Brd Bk

byDENNIS LEEIllustratorSandy Nichols

Board Book | October 14, 2014

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A slice of Alligator Pie-sized for little ones! One of the best loved Canadian poems of all time, "Alligator Pie" established Dennis Lee's reputation as "Canada's Father Goose" when it appeared in his classic poetry collection of the same name in 1974. Now Lee's timeless rhyme is paired with striking artwork by Sandy Nichols, winner of a nationwide competition to find the perfect illustrator for the iconic poem. This special 40th anniversary board book will stand up to re-readings for years to come and is a must-have for every baby and preschooler's library.

DENNIS LEEis Toronto’s first Poet Laureate, an Officer of the Order of Canada and the author of timeless children’s collections such asAlligator Pie,Garbage Delight,Jelly Belly,Bubblegum DeliciousandThe Ice Cream Store. He has received many honours, including the Vicky Metcalf Award for his body of work, and is also an acclaimed poet f...
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Title:Alligator Pie Brd BkFormat:Board BookProduct dimensions:13 pages, 7.62 × 7.62 × 0.88 inShipping dimensions:7.62 × 7.62 × 0.88 inPublished:October 14, 2014Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1443411612

ISBN - 13:9781443411615

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Such a fun read! As a child I can remember reading this book and singing along to it as a class. Today, as a teacher, this book remains a favorite amongst the students. A great piece of Canadian literature for children. #PlumReviews
Date published: 2018-07-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A classic! A Canadian classic for all - finally a board book edition with captivating images!
Date published: 2018-06-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great This to me, was like the stephen king of kids books, I always got scared, but I was always relieved in the end.
Date published: 2018-04-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely Fun book to read. Love the illustrations and the rhymes
Date published: 2018-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun to Read This is a fun book to read - it's catchy! Little ones will like the rhymes, and the premise is funny!
Date published: 2018-03-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great book! I remember reading this book when I was a child, and just bought it for my own children! Definitely a classic!
Date published: 2018-01-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from memories I remember the big old Alligator Pie book from my childhood (I still have it). I bought this book for this favourite story for my niece. My brother doesn't remember it apparently but the book was still a hit!
Date published: 2017-11-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great story This is a must have for my book collection Love it
Date published: 2017-10-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Canadian Story! My husband use to talk about this book all the time .. now that we are expecting our first little one I got it for him at Father's Day. Can't wait to enjoy with baby!
Date published: 2017-07-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun! one of my favourite reads as a child, and now I love to read it to my son!
Date published: 2017-06-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Catchy Catchy little rhyming book - timeless
Date published: 2017-04-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute! We love this book! Cute pictures and fun story.
Date published: 2017-04-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute! I'm so happy there's a board book version of this! I loved it as a kid.
Date published: 2017-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Classic We have read this book so many times that my children have it memorized. The illustrations are cute and it's sturdy enough for even my youngest to enjoy. Highly recommened
Date published: 2017-01-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A must have I bought for my daughter to read to her daughter. Then she couldn't steal my copy
Date published: 2017-01-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Children Love It A great investment for any parent.
Date published: 2016-12-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun read Children love this fun book!
Date published: 2016-12-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good read Love the contrasting green and white in this book and such an easy fun read. #plumreview
Date published: 2016-11-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute and addictive I bought this 2 months again and by baby boy loves it.
Date published: 2016-06-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Child's Library Must Have This book was purchased for my nephew. As a retired Kindergarten teacher, I remembered the squeals of laughter when I would read this to the children. It was such a hit, you could often hear them chanting the rhymes during outdoor play.
Date published: 2015-02-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Can you feel the beat? I am the ECE in the full day Kindergarten Program. Our students loved this book and asked me to read it three times in a row! They loved the pictures and noted the small details. They felt the beat to the words saying it along with me. It was so much fun that they asked me to read again the next day.
Date published: 2014-12-28

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